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August 27, 2009

FedEx Ground Assists Four-Legged Flood Victims

On August 4, 2009, Louisville, Ky., posted new records for the city, but not ones anyone was striving to achieve. On that day, the city and surrounding areas were drenched with record-setting rain fall, flooding homes, cars and public buildings.Without an ark to rescue them, more than 500 dogs, cats and other animals at Metro Animal Services, were evacuated to drier grounds of the Kentucky Fair and Exposition. Sadly, 11 animals died when the facility was flooded.

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March 31, 2009

Fargo Flooding: An Update from the Front Lines

Sorry I don't have time to write more, but we've been really busy here in North Dakota.  We have had many efforts on behalf of the FedEx team fighting this flood in Fargo and Moorhead, MN. Most everyone at the station has been affected in one way or another and everyone has stepped up to help save the neighborhoods they live in and those of other team members. It is absolutely amazing to experience the support that FedEx has provided during this difficult time, we are all very grateful for all of the support.

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