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Old 08-28-2017, 10:44 AM   #1
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Question Bus price increase due to Harvey?

Opinions on what they will go to?
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Old 08-28-2017, 01:26 PM   #2
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WHat factors do you think will play into a price hike?
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Old 08-28-2017, 01:30 PM   #3
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depends on how many busses are destroyed that were in the pipeline for replacement.. my guess is many schools probably moved their busses to higher ground.. some were used as evacuation vehicles in corpus..

the bigger issue is Gasoline / diesel. MANY refiners exist in the greater houston area.. there are some drilling rigs affected however we will l.ikely see a surplus of oil and vast shortages of gasoline in the southern areas.. and probably **MUCH** higher prices all over the USA.. Houston's worst is yet predicted to come.. as the storm is forecast to move back in the direction of the city... if by chance the cold-front thats set to sweep the US this week would happen to speed up ir could push harvey away from houston.. but this is a double-edge sword as it could push him back to see (what we DONT want)...
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Old 08-28-2017, 04:17 PM   #4
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There are predictions for fuel prices to rise across Canada. Currently gas 1.079 ltr or 4.86 imp gallon. Be safe down there.

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Old 08-28-2017, 05:44 PM   #5
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Converted skoolies will be in higher demand with millions without homes.?
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Converted skoolies will be in higher demand with millions without homes.?
Doubtful.
If its that bad, Fema will send em "tiny homes".




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Old 08-28-2017, 07:05 PM   #7
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did any of those actually get used correctly? or were most of them destroyed by the storm itself?
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Old 08-28-2017, 08:24 PM   #8
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Alright gentlemen and ladies. My lack of computer skills are kicking my butt on this one?
I was born and raised in TEXAS and I have family all over the state and none of them are in harms way just out of corpus in robstown and just out of Houston in spring.
A week ago I joined a Facebook group that is called SKOOLIE NATION and they have several busses everywhere and several around Texas but one food truck bus is going to Houston to help and asking for manpower. Forgot to look at the name from there before I came here? I know Ya'll will appreciate a bus helping out. If you see it do what you can please.
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Old 08-29-2017, 10:02 AM   #10
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did any of those actually get used correctly? or were most of them destroyed by the storm itself?
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Many of them are STILL lived in! My daughter and her husband own a previous FEMA mobile home a 3/1 that they were able to purchase for $1500.

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