44 Non-Critical Other Initiate 08/29/2005 08/29/2005 08/29/2005

hurricane katrina update


on saturday, august 27, 2005, venice gathering system ("vgs") received notice from venice energy services company, l.l.c. ("vesco") that the venice plant was shut down the afternoon of august 27, 2005 due to hurricane katrina.  at this time, due to the uncertainty of the duration of the shut down of the venice plant, and the uncertainty of the status of the venice gathering system itself, vgs will not be accepting nominations 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.