Many in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana are heeding the volunteer evacuation call as Hurricane Dennis prepares to come ashore.
Tropical Storm Cindy gave many residents the motivation needed to stock pile supplies and get out of town. While many are on the move, some are preparing by taking advantage of free sandbags and others are watching Dennis' every move and waiting.
Overall, many residents in the low lying area believe Cindy's debris and
Ivan's evacuation mess have taught them to get out while they can.