12/03/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/04/2021 02:32
WAUKESHA, Wis. (Dec. 3, 2021) - U-Haul® is offering 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box® container usage at two Waukesha facilities to those impacted by the evacuation of the Horizon West condo building at 315 North West Avenue.
According to a structural engineering report, the building is at an imminent threat of collapse. Residents were evacuated on Thursday night.
"U-Haul is here to help residents in need of a safe place to store their belongings," said Adam Muszynski, U-Haul Company of South Eastern Wisconsin president. "We're a strong member of this community and will be here to support our neighbors. We are 'Waukesha Strong' and will get through this together."
People seeking more information about the U-Haul disaster relief program or needing to arrange 30 days of free self-storage should contact the participating facility nearest them:
925 Hwy. 164 S.
Waukesha, WI 53186
1450 S. West Ave.
Waukesha, WI 53189
The 30 days free offer applies to U-Box® portable storage containers as well. With 257 cubic feet of space and one-ton capacity, U-Box containers can be filled at U-Haul facilities and stored in secure warehouses.
In addition to its 30 days free self-storage disaster relief program, U-Haul is proud to be at the forefront of aiding communities in times of need as an official American Red Cross Disaster Responder.
As an essential service provider, U-Haul continues to serve communities during the COVID-19 recovery while offering contactless business programs and enhanced cleaning protocols, including added steps for sanitizing equipment between customer transactions. U-Haul products are used daily by First Responders; delivery companies bringing needed supplies to people's homes; small businesses trying to remain afloat; college students; and many other dependent groups, in addition to the do-it-yourself household mover.
Since 1945, U-Haul has been the No. 1 choice of do-it-yourself movers, with a network of more than 23,000 locations across all 50 states and 10 Canadian provinces. U-Haul Truck Share 24/7 offers secure access to U-Haul trucks every hour of every day through the customer dispatch option on their smartphones and our proprietary Live Verify technology. Our customers' patronage has enabled the U-Haul fleet to grow to approximately 176,000 trucks, 126,000 trailers and 46,000 towing devices. U-Haul offers nearly 825,000 rentable storage units and 71.6 million square feet of self-storage space at owned and managed facilities throughout North America. U-Haul is the largest retailer of propane in the U.S., and continues to be the largest installer of permanent trailer hitches in the automotive aftermarket industry. U-Haul has been recognized repeatedly as a leading "Best for Vets" employer and was recently named one of the 15 Healthiest Workplaces in America.
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