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U-Haul Offering 30 Days of Free Self-Storage and U-Box Portable Moving and Self-Storage Pods to Forest Acres Apartment Complex Fire Victims

Sunday, May 11, 2014

U-Haul Offering 30 Days of Free Self-Storage and U-Box Portable Moving and Self-Storage Pods to Forest Acres Apartment Complex Fire Victims

16:53 EDT Sunday, May 11, 2014

HAVERHILL, Mass., May 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U-Haul Company of Eastern Massachusetts is offering 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box portable moving and self-storage pods to residents of the Forest Acres apartment complex in Haverhill who need to evacuate and move their belongings away from the extremely damaged property resulting from the recent 3-alarm fire. 

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With U-Box portable moving and self-storage pods, you can conveniently pick up our custom-designed trailer and take your U-Box pod with you. U-Haul can also store the U-Box pod in our secure warehouse or even pick up and deliver it to a location of your choice. 

In addition to the 30-days-free self-storage assistance being offered, people who need boxes can take advantage of the U-Haul Take a Box, Leave a Box Program. The program enables customers to return their reusable boxes and allows others to take them as needed ? FREE. U-Haul encourages anyone who has any type of reusable box to drop it off at the nearest U-Haul location and allow another family to reuse the box, free of charge, instead of throwing the reusable box into the recycling bin.

Families needing more information about the 30-days-free self-storage assistance program should contact the following U-Haul regional office.

U-Haul Company of Eastern Massachusetts 6 Merrill StreetSalisbury, MA 01952(978) 961-0170

"This fire ripped through the Forest Acres Apartment Complex destroying parts of the building and causing an extreme amount of damage to others," said Scott Chase, president, U-Haul Company of Eastern Massachusetts. "I hope this effort will help provide assistance to the dozens of residents and families who need our support. We will do our best to help our friends and neighbors in this time of need."

About U-Haul

Contact:Joanne FriedAshleigh WagnerU-Haul Public Relations(602) 263-6194publicrelations@uhaul.com

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SOURCE U-Haul

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