Conn. Salvation Army unveils mobile canteen
By Britany Price
Connecticut Post Online
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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. ó The Salvation Army kicked off the first day of hurricane season with a dedication ceremony for its new emergency mobile canteen.
The state-of-the-art van, rolled out at a Friday noontime ceremony in front of the City Hall Annex, replaces a unit used by the charity for two decades. Local volunteers drive the canteen to scenes where disaster-relief teams are deployed, such as fires or storms. There, they serve beverages, snacks and meals to both emergency personnel and victims.
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