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Tuesday, September 06, 2005

MEMA sets ups staging area 

MEMA has established the Multi-Agency Staging Center to receive large donations of goods. It will be open around the clock to receive only large donations. It has loading docks and is staffed to receive tractor-trailer trucks. The facility is located at 840 Boling Street, Jackson, Miss., 39202. For more information or directions, call (601) 969-615 or (866) 230-8903. Call the hotline to schedule arrival times and to confirm items to be donated. For small donations of food, clothing, money or other goods and services, please contact local shelters.

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