28 Non-Critical Other Initiate 09/14/2004 09/14/2004 09/17/2004

non-critical notice - hurricane ivan update


on tuesday, september 14, 2004, venice gathering system ("vgs") received notice from venice energy services company, l.l.c. ("vesco") that the venice plant was shut down the evening of september 13, 2004 due to hurricane ivan.  at this time, due to the uncertainty of ultimate land fall of ivan, the duration of the shut down of the venice plant, and the offshore production interruption, vgs will not be accepting nominations for the gas day of wednesday, september 15, 2004 and continuing until further notice.  vgs will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates when information becomes available.  vgs' will resume accepting nominations as soon as possible following this weather event.