The following is a list of sandbag locations throughout Acadiana:
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:
LOCATION ADDRESS OF LOCATION
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
Johnson Bayou Barn
881 Smith rdg.
Cameron, LA 70631
105 Parish Rd
Hackberry, LA 70645
Grand Lake Barn (Eighty Acres Rd)
10090 Gulf Hwy
Lake Charles, LA 70607
Grand Chenier Barn
205 RECREATION LN
Grand Chenier, LA 70643
Muria Fire Station
125 Muria Rd
Creole, LA 70632
432 Veterans Memorial
Gueydan, LA 70542
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
Sandbags are currently available at:
The Bell Place Olivier Barbahan Fire Station,
Grand Marais Fire Station
Coteau Fire Station,
Rynella Fire Station,
*Sandbags are no longer available in the City of New Iberia
- 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
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:
Jefferson Davis Parish