UPDATED: List of sandbag locations; new supply of sandbags at Burton Coliseum

Published: Apr. 2, 2017 at 4:15 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 29, 2017 at 12:31 PM CDT
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SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA (KPLC) - Sandbags are available at the following locations in Southwest Louisiana:


Calcasieu Parish Police Jury sand bag sites will be open today, Tuesday, Aug. 29. If a site runs out of sand or bags, it will be closed for the day, according to CPPJ.

  • UPDATE - The Burton Coliseum sandbag location received a new shipment of sandbags around noon Wednesday. Volunteers will be on site handing out 10 bags per car until the sand runs out.

Sand and bags are provided at the following locations as long as supplies last, but residents must bring their own shovels and fill their own bags.

  • Ward One Barn - 461 Parish Road, Moss Bluff
  • Ward Three Barn - James Sudduth Parkway behind 5500B Swift Plant Road, Lake Charles
  • Ward Eight Barn - 1726 Parish Barn Road, Iowa
  • Ward Four / Sulphur PD—Sulphur PD parking lot, Live Oak and Burton Streets
  • Ward Five - Corner of Berry and Third Streets, Starks
  • Ward Seven / Vinton (Edgerly) Fire Station - 2205 LA 388, Vinton (Edgerly)
  • Ward Seven Fire Dept. - 2815 Foreman Road, Vinton
  • Ward Six Barn - 1275 Plum Street DeQuincy
  • Ward Two Barn - 7085 La. 14 East, Hayes


  • Oakdale - Parish Barn, 518 Hwy 1152
  • Oberlin - Parish Barn, 1217 Cottongin Road
  • Kinder - Parish Barn, 203 S. 10th Street
  • Reeves - Parish Barn on South Lyles Street (you should bring your own shovel)


Residents must bring their own shovel.

Sand and sandbags are available 24 hours a day at the following locations. Residents must bring their own shovels:

  • Sign Shop - 1203 Third Avenue (at Airport), DeRidder
  • Zone Two Yard - 10182 Hwy 190 West, Merryville
  • Zone Four Yard - 5711 Hwy 171, DeRidder
  • Zone Five Yard - 10398 Hwy 27, Singer
  • Zone Six Yard - 854 Magnolia Church Road, Ragley
  • Zone Seven - 6599 Hwy 26, DeRidder
  • Purple Heart Park - Ragley Overpass, Northeast side
  • Longville Yard on Longville Road (just off of Hwy 171), Longville


  • Jennings Police Jury Road Yard on Airport Road
  • Lake Arthur Community Center
  • Woodlawn Fire Station
  • Welsh Police Jury Yard across from Welsh Community Center
  • Hathaway Fire Station on Hwy 102
  • Fenton Police Jury Yard on Estes Road
  • Lacassine Fire Station on Ann Street


Began Friday. Sandbags are limited to 25 per household.

  • Parish Public Works Department located at 602 Alexandria Hwy
  • Leesville City Public Works Department on Redtown Road (for Leesville residents)


Began Thursday. Available from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Must present valid driver's license. Six sandbags per driver's license.
  • City of Crowley Public Works Department

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