Flood News

Auburn: Where to load up on sandbags

The City of Auburn is making sandbags available to the public. Bags will be available at the following dates and times:

Tuesdays and Thursdays, from noon until dusk.

• Les Gove Community Campus, 910 Ninth St. S.E.. Sandbags will be located at the Southeast corner of the park, accessible from 12th Street,

Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at two locations.

• Les Gove Community Campus, 910 Ninth St. S.E.. Sandbags will be located at the southest corner of the park, accessible from 12th Street.

• Fulmer Field, Fifth and K Street Northeast. Sandbags will be located in the parking lot.

Each customer will be limited to 30 bags per trip (approximately a half ton) and will be provided tools and sand to fill their bags. Volunteers will be on-hand as available to help fill and load bags. Groups and individuals interested in volunteering to fill sandbags for the public should contact Emergency Management to schedule a time.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Nov 21
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates