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List of sandbag locations ahead of Tropical Storm Nicholas

2 years 10 months 23 hours ago Tuesday, September 14 2021 Sep 14, 2021 September 14, 2021 5:55 PM September 14, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

Check below for a list of sandbag pick-up locations in south Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Nicholas.

This list will be updated as officials announce additional sites in and around the capital region.


Ascension Parish

*Unless otherwise indicated, locals will need to bring their own shovel to the sites listed below as these locations provide loose sand and bags

-Oak Grove Community Center

-Prairieville Fire Dept, Hwy 73

-Paula Park

-5th Ward Fire Dept.

-Butch Gore Park

-A.P. Fire District #1

-Stevens Park

-Jackie Robinson Park

-LA 431 (in the curve)

-Raymond Tullier Road

-Ridge Rd. at Kleinpeter

-End of Buxton Road

*Filled sandbags are provided at the following site(s):

-DPW West Church Street Barn

- 2919 S. Darla Ave., Gonzales (tarps available also; must show proof of residency) 


To be determined


To be determined

East Baton Rouge 

- BREC Airline Highway Fairgrounds – 16072 Airline Highway  

- BREC Alsen Park – 601 Old Rafe Mayer Road        

- BREC Cadillac Street – 6117 Cadillac Street 

- BREC Doyles Bayou Park – 7801 Port Hudson-Pride Road

- BREC Flannery Road Park – 801 S Flannery Road

- BREC Hartley-Vey at Gardere Park – 1702 Gardere Lane           

- BREC Lovett Road Park – 13443 Lovett Road         

- BREC Memorial Stadium – 1702 Foss Street      

Iberville Parish

To be determined

Livingston Parish

To be determined

Tangipahoa Parish 

Self-serve sandbag stations will be set up at the 13 rural fire stations across the parish.

West Baton Rouge

*Those picking up sandbags at the locations below should bring their own shovel

-William & Lee Park, 1631 Louisiana Ave. Port Allen Rivault Park

-900 South Jefferson Ave. Port Allen Alexander Park

-250 Elaine St. Brusly, Erwinville Park

-5110 Rougon Rd, Port Allen

-Myhand Park, 8201 Laws Rd, Addis

-South Winterville Water Tower Lobdell Fire Station (2937 Lafiton Ln, Port Allen)

-Addis Fire Station (6875 Hwy 1, Addis)


For the latest on Nicholas, follow WBRZ’s Weather Team on Facebook and Twitter  for frequent updates. 

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