Sandbag locations in Acadiana

The following is a list of sandbag locations throughout Acadiana:


Calcasieu Parish

Sand and bags are available to the residents of Calcasieu Parish 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – only at the threat of severe weather warnings.

Guidelines for Sand/Sandbag Distribution

  • The public must furnish their own shovels.
  • Sand and bags will be available only at the threat of severe weather warnings, at the following locations:



Ward 1 Barn

461 Parish Road, Moss Bluff

Ward 3 Old Barn

2320 Smith Road, Lake Charles

Ward 3 Barn / East Public Works Facility

James Sudduth Parkway, behind 5500B Swift Plant Road, Lake Charles

Ward 8 Barn

1726 Parish Barn Road, Iowa

Ward 4 Barn / West Public Works Facility

2915 Post Oak Road, Sulphur

Ward 6 Barn

1275  Plum Street, DeQuincy

Ward 2 Barn      7085 La. 14 East, Hayes


Cameron Parish 

Sandbag Locations:


Johnson Bayou Barn

881 Smith rdg.

Cameron, LA 70631


Hackberry Barn

105 Parish Rd

Hackberry, LA 70645


Grand Lake Barn (Eighty Acres Rd)

10090 Gulf Hwy

Lake Charles, LA 70607


Grand Chenier Barn


Grand Chenier, LA 70643


Muria Fire Station

125 Muria Rd

Creole, LA 70632


Klondike Barn

432 Veterans Memorial

Gueydan, LA 70542


Cameron Barn

153 Leblanc Rd

Creole, LA 70632


Lafayette Parish – self-bagging

 UPDATE: New location added: Blackham Coliseum, located at 2330 Johnston St. 

400 N. Dugas Road, Lafayette

1017 Fortune Road, Youngsville

Polk Street, behind City Hall, Broussard

Broadview Dr., near the Community Center, Broussard

Deer Meadow Blvd., Broussard


Iberia Parish:

Sandbags are currently available at:

The Bell Place Olivier Barbahan Fire Station,

Grand Marais Fire Station

Coteau Fire Station,

Rynella Fire Station,

Loureauville Park.

*Sandbags are no longer available in the City of New Iberia


Evangeline Parish

  • Ville Platte – Pre-filled sandbags will be available for residents living in the city limits of Ville Platte from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017.


St Landry Parish: Self-bagging

  • Opelousas -Sandbags are available at the Opelousas Police Department.

Chief Donald Thompson says Opelousas residents who do not have transportation can call the police department at (337) 948-2500

Yambilee Building -1939 West Landry Street Opelousas, La.

Northwest Community Center Pavillion- 651 Samuel Drive, Eunice, La.

  • Grand Coteau

Starting tomorrow from 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Grand Coteau sandbags, they’re providing the sand and bags.  Residents need to bring their own shovels.

438 E. M.L.K. Drive

Grand Coteau


St. Martin Parish: Self-bagging 

Sandbags will be available from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the following locations:

South Barn- Off of Capritto Forty Arpent Road

Ruth Bridge Barn- Ruth Bridge

Breaux Bridge- Old DOTD Yard – (On Berard Street Across from Mid-South Bank)

St Martinville- City Barn (Bridge Street)


St. Mary Parish –

Sand bags for Franklin are available at the Public Works Complex, 1300 Iberia Street. Residents will have to fill their own bags. Sand and bags will be available in the front of the building. Please bring a shovel.

Residents must call 337-828-4100 ext 119 to be able to pick them up from either location in Franklin/Garden City or Bayou Vista.

The parish barns are located on Hwy 182 in Garden City on the Franklin side and on Hwy 182 by the water tower in Bayou Vista.


Vermilion Parish-Self Bagging sites

Maurice City Hall. Limited to residents within city limits of the Village of Maurice. Must show proof of residency. Limit of 8 per household. Elderly and/or disabled are asked to check with City Hall for filled bags; (337) 893-6406

Public Works Barn, 2211 Leonie Street, Abbeville

Area 1 Barn 13115 Mack Switch Road, Erath

Area 2 Barn 12002 Calvin Lebeouf Road, Abbeville

Area 3 Barn 29429 Veterans Memorial Drive, Gueydan

Area 4 Barn 13531 Gladu Road, Kaplan


As of now, the following parishes do not have sandbags available at this time: 

Acadia Parish

Jefferson Davis Parish



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