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Southwest Louisiana sandbag locations

Sandbags are available 24 hours a day when there is a threat of severe weather. Residents must furnish shovels.
(Source: KFVS)
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Updated: Aug. 25, 2020 at 9:40 AM CDT
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FOR EMERGENCY USE ONLY

Sandbags are available 24 hours a day when there is a threat of severe weather. Residents must furnish shovels.

The following sites will offer sandbags to the public on Monday, August 24, at 8 a.m.

  • Oberlin City Barn
  • Kinder Solid Waste Site
  • Reeves Parish Barn
  • Ward 4 Barn
  • Fairview Fire Station
  • Mittie Fire Station
  • Oakdale Parish Barn
  • Moss Bluff: Ward 1 Barn, 461 Parish Road
  • Hayes: Ward 2 Barn, 7085 La. 14 East
  • Lake Charles: Ward 3 Barn / East Public Works Facility, James Sudduth Parkway, behind 5500B Swift Plant Road
  • Lake Charles: Ward 3 Old Barn, 2320 Smith Road
  • Lake Charles: New Rock of Faith Church, 1413 Martha St.
  • Sulphur: Old Kroger building, corner of Beglis Pkwy. and Napoleon St.
  • Starks: Ward 5 Barn, 129 Third St.
  • DeQuincy: Ward 6 Barn, 1275 Plum Street
  • Iowa: Ward 8 Barn, 1726 Parish Barn Road
  • Vinton: Vinton Public Works, 1320 Hampton

Limit of 10 bags per household. Please bring a shovel to fill the bags.

  • Districts 1, 5: Singer & Fields, 10398 Hwy. 27
  • District 2: Merryville, 10182 Hwy. 190 W
  • District 3: DeRidder, 1335 1st Ave.
  • District 4: Longville, 5711 Hwy. 171
  • District 6: Ragley, 854 Magnolia Church Rd.
  • District 7, 8: Sugartown, 6599 Hwy. 26
  • City of DeRidder site: 735 West 7th St.
  • Johnson Bayou: 881 Smith Rd.
  • Hackberry: 105 Parish Rd.
  • Grand Lake: 10090 Gulf Hwy
  • Grand Chenier: 205 Recreation Ln
  • Creole: 125 Muria Rd
  • Lowry: 460 Lowry Hwy
  • Klondike: 432 Veterans Memorial
  • Cameron: 153 Leblanc Rd
  • Big Lake: 160 Big Pasture Rd

Bring your own shovel, as they are self-serve. Please obtain your sand and sandbags from the location closest to your residence.

  • Elton: Elton Town Hall, 1302 Main St
  • Fenton: Fenton Elementary, 509 1st Street
  • Iowa: Fire District #3, 20487 Hwy 101
  • Iowa: Fire District #3, 11055 Hwy 101S
  • Iowa: Fire District #5, 23405 Hwy 383
  • Iowa: Jeff Davis Parish Fenton Yard, 18677 Estes Rd
  • Hathaway: Fire District #2, 5396 Pine Island Hwy (Hwy 102)
  • Lake Arthur rural: Next to Andrus Cove Cemetery, 5358 Andrus Cove Cemetery Rd
  • Jennings: Barn East Jefferson and South main
  • Lake Arthur: Lake Arthur Community Center, 701 8th Street
  • Ragley: Fire District #7, 135 North Lane
  • Roanoke: Fire District #1, 14132 Hwy 395
  • Welsh: Fire District #3, 6475 Hwy 99
  • Welsh: Fire District #3, 17155 Hwy 90
  • Welsh: Behind the police station

Sandbag distribution locations and schedules vary:

  • Leesville: 201 Red Town Rd | Ten sandbags per household | Mon-Tue-Wed 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Residents within City Limits of Leesville
  • New Llano: 213 Stanton St | Eight sandbags per household | Mon-Tue-Wed 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. | Residents within City Limits of New Llano
  • Vernon Parish Police Jury: 602 Alexandria Highway | 25 sandbags per household | Mon-Tue-Wed 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Not in City Limits of Leesville or New Llano

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