The City of Baker’s Emergency Operations Center has begun preparations for Tropical Storm Barry.
Residents can call 1-800-953-5933 for updates on sandbags, street flooding, operating shelters, downed power lines and downed trees.
Sandbags are currently available at two locations in Baker until 8:00pm Thursday:
City Hall – 3325 Groom Road
Public Works – 1507 Mississippi Street
Residents can contact Public Works at 225-775-5584 for additional information.