Buyers are operating out of time to purchase groceries earlier than Hurricane Irma makes her arrival in North Florida. A number of the shops are closing Saturday and gained’t open till the storm is gone.
Recent Market closed all 5 of its grocery shops within the space by four p.m. on Saturday, with plans to reopen when it’s protected.
Publix stated it might comply with with all of its Duval and Clay county shops by 6 p.m. Saturday and never reopen till Tuesday.
Some Winn-Dixie and Harveys shops in Florida have closed, although none seems to be in Northeast Florida. However a lot of the shops east of the St. Johns are scheduled to shut eight p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday for the storm.
The remaining can be determined by the climate, a spokesman stated.
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