Riding the wave of excitement as I search the new stores in town for those items that bring deep and lasting satisfaction to my soul its easy to forget road closures. But, its flood season on the Skeena and with this rain saturating the slopes a slide could happen resulting in no food trucks coming to town.
So if you have money in your pockets go out there and shop alright. Make sure your home is stocked to manage a week of closures. If people with money get their stash now, then that might prevent a run on the grocery stores if a flood happens. People without credit can then continue to buy milk, apples and diapers as needed.
With money in your pocket now, do you have an excuse to be cleaning out the grocery stores if a closure happens later?
If you want to be reminded of what its like, Whitehorse just went through it. See “The Tyee” and the article called “Inside the Washed Out Grocery Store”. Lights out everybody. 1-2-…