Sandbag locations announced in preparation for heavy rains
BATON ROUGE - Sandbags are available for residents in East and West Baton Rouge as more rain and thunderstorms move through the area.
Dr. Josh says a constant rain is not expected but advises that people check radar frequently. Click here for the latest updates from the WBRZ Weather Center.
Several areas saw flooding Thursday due to heavy rains. Parts of the Greater Baton Rouge area experienced flooding and other weather-related hazards while severe storms passed through the region. In Zachary, flooding was reported near Winn Dixie on Church Street.
EBR sandbag locations:
BREC Airline Highway Fairgrounds
BREC Alsen Park
BREC Cadillac Street
BREC Doyles Bayou Park
BREC Flannery Road Park
BREC Hartley-Very Park
BREC Memorial Stadium
BREC Lovett Road Park
WBR sandbag locations:
William and Lee Park
Residents are advised to bring their own shovels.
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