Sandbags Available Ahead Of Storm Threat

From LCG-

Residents, especially those who live in areas prone to flooding, are encouraged to prepare for potential effects from Tropical Storm Delta. The forecasted projected landfall for Delta includes the Gulf Coast of Louisiana later this week and could strengthen to a Category Two Hurricane or stronger. Sandbag sites are available throughout Lafayette Parish. All locations are self-bagging, and residents must bring their own shovel and manpower.

Please note: The Fortune Road sandbag location is no longer open and has been moved to Foster Park at 399 2nd Street in Youngsville.

LAFAYETTE CITY AND PARISH SANDBAG LOCATIONS

· North District site at 400 N Dugas Road (located off North University Avenue)

· Brown Park, 1234 E. Pont Des Mouton Road

· Robicheaux Center, 1919 Eraste Landry Road

Self-bagging; bring shovel and manpower

Bags Per Household

· Please limit sandbags to four bags per exterior door.

· Maximum of 20 sandbags per household.

 

MUNICIPALITY SANDBAG LOCATIONS

Broussard

· City Hall, 310 E. Main Street (behind City Hall)

· Deer Meadow Subdivision (corner of Deer Meadow Boulevard and Myette Point Street)

· Broadview Drive (by Broussard Community Center)

Self-bagging; bring shovel and manpower.

Carencro

· Community Center, 5115 N. University Avenue (behind the Community Center)

Self-bagging; bring shovel and manpower

Duson

· Duson Park at South A Street

Self-bagging; bring shovel and manpower

Scott

·Public Works Department, 116 Lions Club Road

Sandbags available after noon on Tuesday, October 6

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Youngsville

· Foster Park at 399 2nd Street in Youngsville and a second location off of 4th Street

Self-bagging; bring shovel and manpower

 

SAND BAG DISTRIBUTION SITES ANNOUNCED FOR ST. MARTIN PARISH

 Effective immediately, please see the following information in reference to sand bag distribution locations for St. Martin Parish. Please be prepared to fill your own sandbags.

 Please limit the amount of sandbags to no more than 25 bags per vehicle. It only takes approximately six bags to secure each door.

 

ST. MARTIN PARISH

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Thursday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Friday – TBD

Ruth Bridge-1035 Ruth Bridge Hwy

Clayton Boudreaux Memorial Park-1028 Catahoula Hwy

Paul Angelle Park (Cecilia)-2458 Cecilia Sr. H.S. Hwy

South Barn-1011 Capritto 40 Arpent Road

 

LOWER ST. MARTIN PARISH

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Thursday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Friday – TBD

Bus turn-a-round on East Stephensville Road

Stephensville Park

Across the road from the Belle River Fire Station

 

BREAUX BRIDGE

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Thursday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Friday – TBD

Public Works Annex (end of Refinery Street near Berard Street)

 

ST. MARTINVILLE

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Thursday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Friday – TBD

Festival grounds (300 North New Market Street)

 

HENDERSON

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Thursday – 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Friday – TBD

Henry Guidry Park Pavilion (behind City Hall)-1007 Amy Street

 

For anyone needing further information or assistance, please contact the St. Martin Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness by calling (337) 394-2808.

 

Iberia Parish

B.O.M. Fire Station.

Grand Marais Fire Station.

Coteau Fire Station.

Rynella Fire Station.

Delcambre City Barn.

Loreauville Park.

Jeanerette Fire Station.

Jeanerette City Barn.

 

ACADIA PARISH

The Acadia Parish barns will be open to parish residents Wednesday and Thursday from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for residents to bag their own sandbags.

Sand and bags will be provided by the parish, but they are asking that you bring your own shovel and a helper if needed.
Sandbags will be given to the elderly, disabled, or any other residents who need further assistance at the parish barns.
Branch Barn: 114 Bias Road, Branch, LA (337) 334-3103
Crowley Barn: 247 Roller Road, Crowley, LA (337) 788-1020
Iota Barn: 540 Kennedy Avenue, Iota, LA (337) 779-2850

Crowley

Sandbags will be available at the Crowley Public Works building, located at 220 Jack Mitchell Road, today, Wednesday, October 7th, and tomorrow, Thursday, October 8, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Sandbags will NOT be available on Friday, October 9th.

You must be a resident of Crowley and provide a valid driver’s license when picking up the sandbags. A total of 6 sandbags per address will be provided.

For additional information, contact Crowley City Hall at (337) 783.0824.

 

 

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