Flood Management Updates and Tips

Sandbags

Sandbag drop-off/collection information

People with sandbags filled in preparation for spring flooding have several options on how to manage them.

  • People living in flood-prone areas may want to store their sandbags for future use.
  • Sandbags can also be opened and the sand used on the owner’s property. Empty sandbags can be placed in the garbage.
  • The City has also opened three sandbag collection locations for disposal of sandbags.

Sandbag Drop-off Sites

Drop-off locations

  • Riverdale Park parking lot—2000 East 24th Street View Map
  • Tomar Park parking lot—100 West Twin Oaks Road View Map
  • Sherman Park parking lot—2705 West 12th Street View Map

Hours of operation 

  • Daily: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
  •  Saturday, March 30 - Saturday, April 20.

Please drop off only during these hours of operation.
While the parks used for these drop-off locations remain closed to the public, the parking lots are open for use as sandbag collection locations.