City of Merced
News
Release
City of Merced
Merced Civic Center
678 West 18th Street
Merced, California 95340

1/4/2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #116
Subject :

Sandbag materials available to residents
Contact :Mike Conway    385-6232

Sand and sandbags available to City residents

 

MERCED – The City of Merced Public Works Department has stockpiled sand throughout the City in case of  storm-related emergencies.

 

Sandbags are available at the Central Fire Station, 385-6891, located at 99 E. 16th St.

 

There is no charge for the sand or sandbags. All of the sand stockpiles are open around-the-clock, but residents need to bring a shovel and load it themselves. Public Works employees will be checking the sites regularly to make sure there is an adequate supply.

 

Locations:

Loughborough Dr. & R St (By the 7-11 Store)

Parsons Ave & Brookdale Dr.

 Parsons Ave & Oregon Dr.

200 block of W. 15th St.  (Behind Merced Motor Sports)

Cooper Ave & N. Highway 59  (Behind 84 Lumber)

W.N. Bear Creek & Shadow Brook Dr.      

E. Santa Fe & Green St.

East Side of Mansionette (Between Kingfisher & Cormorant)

Campus Dr. & Line Dr (West of G Street)

W. 24th & K St.  (Amtrak Station)

 

http://www.cityofmerced.org

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