Sandbag locations ahead of Hurricane Harvey

There will be sand bags available for residents across the Capital City Area and surrounding parishes ahead of Hurricane Harvey.

East Baton Rouge Parish:

BREC Airline Highway Fairgrounds – 16072 Airline Highway

BREC Alsen Park – 601 Old Rafe Meyer Road

BREC Doyles Bayou Park – 7801 Port Hudson-Pride Road

BREC Flannery Road Park – 801 South Flannery Road

BREC Hartley-Vey at Gardere Park – 1702 Gardere Lane

BREC Memorial Stadium – 1702 Foss Street

BREC Lovett Road Park – 13443 Lovett Road

West Baton Rouge Parish:

Erwinville Ball Park off Rougon Road

Rivault Park in Port Allen near Pete Riviere Drive

William and Lee Park on Louisiana Avenue

Alexander Park near Elaine Street by the Water Tower

Myhand Park in Addis Southeast corner off Laws Road

Addis Fire Station on LA1

St. Martin Parish:

There will be sand bags available for residents of upper St. Martin Parish beginning at 1:00 p.m. today until 6:00 p.m. today, and from 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. tomorrow until further notice at the following locations:

South Barn-Off of Capritto Forty Arpent Road

Ruth Bridge Barn-Ruth Bridge 

City Of Breaux Bridge-Old DOTD site located at the corner of Refinery and Berard Street

Please bring a shovel and be prepared to fill your own sandbags.


City of Baker residents only.... sand and sandbags are located at 3325 Groom Road and at Public Works 1507 Mississippi Street (during business hours only). 

Please have valid photo identification ready.

St. Landry Parish:

The St. Landry Parish Government Public Works will have the Yambilee Building sandbag operation location at 1939 West Landry St. in Opelousas open today and over the weekend from 7:30 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.  for those parish residents needing sandbags.  This will be a fill your own site, so residents are asked to bring their own shovel and be prepared to fill their own bags. Sand and bags will be available.

More locations will be released as they arrive.

Don't Miss

Trending Stories

  • WVLA Local 33 News

  • WGMB Fox 44

  • WVLA Local 33 News

  • WGMB Fox44 Baton Rouge

  • BR Proud Mobile App