Lubbock Considered Evacuation Hub For Hurricane Dean - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/17/07

Lubbock Considered Evacuation Hub For Hurricane Dean

Hurricane Dean could make its way to Texas by the middle of next week and Lubbock is getting ready.

Governor Rick Perry is preparing for a widespread evacuation if necessary and Lubbock is considered an evacuation hub.

You'll remember the city took in evacuees from both Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

The city's emergency team had a conference call with state crews Friday and will have another one Saturday to form a game plan.

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