LIST: Sandbag locations available as Tropical Storm Nicholas passes through Louisiana

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – As Tropical Storm Nicholas approaches the coast of Louisiana, it is time to start making preparations for landfall.

The Capital City could see some flooding while trying to recover from Hurricane Ida.

This article will be updated as sandbag locations are opened in parishes throughout the state.

Here is the list of sandbag locations by parish with all of the pertinent information:

Ascension Parish:

East Bank Locations

Note: Bring your own shovel to loose sand sites

  • Oak Grove Community Center (Loose sand & bags)
  • Prairieville Fire Dept, Hwy 73 (Loose sand & bags)
  • Paula Park (Loose sand & bags)
  • 5th Ward Fire Dept (Loose sand & bags)
  • Butch Gore Park (Loose sand & bags)
  • A.P. Fire District #1 (Loose sand & bags)
  • Stevens Park (Loose sand & bags)
  • Jackie Robinson Park (Loose sand & bags)
  • LA 431 (in the curve) (Loose sand & bags)
  • Raymond Tullier Road (Loose sand & bags)
  • Ridge Rd. @ Kleinpeter (Loose sand & bags)
  • End of Buxton Rd (Loose sand & bags)

West Bank Locations

  • DPW West Church Street Barn, Filled bags

East Baton Rouge Parish:

Sand and Sandbag Sites:

  • BREC Airline Highway Fairgrounds – 16072 Airline Highway
  • BREC Alsen Park – 601 Old Rafe Mayer Road
  • BREC Cadillac Street – 6117 Cadillac Street
  • BREC Doyles Bayou Park – 7801 Port Hudson-Pride Road
  • BREC Flannery Road Park – 801 S Flannery Road
  • BREC Hartley-Vey at Gardere Park – 1702 Gardere Lane
  • BREC Lovett Road Park – 13443 Lovett Road
  • BREC Memorial Stadium – 1702 Foss Street

Residents should bring their own shovels to fill the sandbags. To view sand locations near you visit: https://gis.brla.gov/emergency

West Baton Rouge Parish:

“The WBR Parish President and Administration continues to monitor Tropical Storm Nicholas, and the associated heavy rainfall it brings. Because of this, sand bag locations will now be open. Sandbag locations are listed below.”

Sand and bags are now available at the following locations: BRING YOUR OWN SHOVEL

  • William & Lee Park, 1631 Louisiana Ave. Port Allen
  • Rivault Park, 900 South Jefferson Ave. Port Allen
  • Alexander Park, 250 Elaine St. Brusly,
  • Erwinville Park, 5110 Rougon Rd, Port Allen,
  • Myhand Park, 8201 Laws Rd, Addis
  • South Winterville Water Tower
  • Lobdell Fire Station, 2937 Lafiton Ln, Port Allen
  • Addis Fire Station, 6875 Hwy 1, Addis

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