Tampa Bay area sandbags available

Hillsborough County is making sandbag materials available to the public at the County Public Works West Service Unit, 9805 Sheldon Road in Tampa.

Sandbags are also available at these two locations: 

  • South Service Unit at 8718 Old Big Bend Road
  • East Service Unit at 4702 Sydney Road

Sandbag materials will be available for Hillsborough County residents to make their own sandbags. Each resident must sign their name and provide their home address acknowledging the receipt of 25 sandbags or less.

Residents can call (813) 635-5400 to report flooding and road problems or to request additional information.

The city of Tampa also has sandbags available at:

  • Bobby Hicks Pool, 4201 W. Mango Avenue 
  • Jackson Heights Playground, 3310 E. Lake Avenue
  • City of Tampa Solid Waste at 4010 W. Spruce Street

A valid driver's license, utility bill, or electric bill will serve as appropriate identification.
See more at: http://www.tampagov.net/news/city-tampa-storm-update-august-2nd-1123-am#sthash.ThykYCjj.dpuf

In Pasco County, here are sandbag locations:

  • Fire Station #17, 2951 Seven Springs Blvd., New Port Richey
  • West Pasco Government Center, 7536 State Street, New Port Richey
  • J.W. Mitchell Park, 4025 Little Rd., New Port Richey
  • C- Barn on 30906 Warder Rd., San Antonio 
  • 6420 Pine Hill Road, New Port Richey.

The Resident Information Center’s information line is (727) 847-2411, (352) 523-2411, (813) 996-2411, and it's open 24/7.

More information: http://www.pascocountyfl.net/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/2915

In Pinellas County, sandbags are available for residents of Lealman. 

The address is: 3800 54th Ave. N. Sandbags are limited to 20 per person, and the location will be open until 7 p.m.

Material will be provided, but residents must fill their own. 

In Polk County, sandbag locations are available as a precaution: 

  • Babson Park Fire Station - 714 South Alt. 27 in Babson Park
  • Caloosa Lake Fire Station - 14684 N US Highway 27 in Lake Wales
  • Cottonwood Fire Station - 126 Cottonwood Dr. in Davenport
  • Crystal Lake Support Station - 2450 E Main St. in Lakeland
  • Golfview Fire Station - 2902 Hwy 60 East in Lake Wales
  • Indian Lakes Est. Fire Station - 221 Hogan Lane in Indian Lake Estates
  • Jan Phyl Fire Station - 333 American Spirit Blvd in Winter Haven
  • Mulberry Fire Station - 900 5th Street NE in Mulberry
  • Nalcrest Fire Station - 69101 Nalcrest Rd. in Nalcrest
  • Polk City Fire Station - 200 Commonwealth Ave. SW in Polk City
  • Providence Fire Station- 8936 Hwy 98 N in north Lakeland
  • Sleepy Hill Fire Station - 3030 Sleepy Hill Road in Lakeland
  • Solivita Fire Station - 1201 Cypress Parkway in Poinciana
  • Willow Oak Fire Station - 4210 Willis Rd. in Mulberry