BREC offers eight locations to get sandbags as two tropical storms approach


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – City-Parish Officials and BREC employees have made sand and sand bags available at eight BREC locations before Tropical Storms Marco and Laura make landfall.

People are encouraged to bring their own shovels to fill sandbags at the following BREC sites, according to a Baton Rouge Police Department Facebook post:

  • BREC Airline Highway Fairgrounds, located at 16072 Airline Highway in Baton Rouge
  • BREC Alsen Park, located at 601 Old Rafe Meyer Road in Baton Rouge
  • BREC Cadillac Street, located at 6117 Cadillac St. in Baton Rouge
  • BREC Hartley-Vey at Gardere Park, located at 1702 Gardere Lane in Baton Rouge
  • BREC Lovett Road Park, located at 13443 Lovett Road in Baton Rouge
  • BREC Memorial Stadium, located at 1702 Foss St. in Baton Rouge
  • BREC Doyles Bayou Park, located at 7801 Port Hudson-Pride Road in Zachary

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