Thursday, August 30, 2012

City making sand bags available

Posted By on Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 3:55 PM

The city is taking the potential for flooding here from Isaac's storm system seriously: Public works is filling sandbags and stocking them at the City’s Central Maintenance Facility, 3313 J. E. Davis Drive, south of I-30 off Scott Hamilton Drive, and the Central Fire Station at 7th and Chester. You can pick up the sandbags today until 6 p.m. at either location. Friday hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For more information, call Public Works at 918-3647 or email

The city is also warning drivers to stay clear of flooded roads.


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