Storm preparations: Pick up sandbags at these North State locations

Dec 10, 2014 12:16 PM by News Staff

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind and flash flood warning in preparation for a strong storm headed towards northern California.

Make sure you are prepared for the big storm and pick up sandbags that could help protect your home from flood damage.

Palo Cedro - Palo Cedro Fire Station Co #32, 9418 Deschutes Road, Palo Cedro - pile located at the edge of the driveway at far west end of parking lot. Bags are located inside the fire station.

Bella Vista - Bella Vista Fire Station Co #33, 2202 Hwy 299E., Bella Vista - pile located at the west side of the fire station near the propane tank. Bags are located inside the fire station.

French Gulch - French Gulch Fire Station Co #59, 14363 Cline Gulch Road, French Gulch - pile located at east side driveway. Bags are located inside the fire station.

Cottonwood - Cottonwood Fire District #23, 3271 Brush Street, Cottonwood - pile located behind fire station on north/east side of Pine St. Bags are inside the fire station.

Jones Valley - Jones Valley Fire District, 14680 Ravine Road, Jones Valley- pile located on the upper hill behind the fire hall. Bags are located inside the fire station.

Burney - Sheriff's Office Substation, 20509 Shasta Street, Burney - pile located behind the station. Contact the Sheriff's Office for bags.

Shingletown - Shingletown Volunteer Fire Station #20, 32249 Hwy 44, Shingletown- pile located in the parking area of the station. Bags are located inside the fire station.

City of Redding - Redding Fire Station No. 4 on South Bonnyview Road and on Viking Way just north of Big League Dreams near the City Corporation Yard. Please note: Residents must bring their own bags and shovels.

City of Anderson- Barney Street at MarxArtois Area: Artois Fire Department at 740 Main Street, Artois

Orland Area: Intersection of County Road M (Papst) and County Road 200, just West of the Public Works yards

Willows Area: Glenn County Public Works Corporation Yard at 777 N. Colusa Street, Willows

Hamilton City: just South of the Hamilton City Fire House, across 1st.Street, Hamilton City

Red Bluff: Red Bluff Library-645 Madison Street

Los Molinos: Los Molinos Yard-8715 Fox Street, Los Molinos

Corning: Corning Fire Station-Fifth Street

Gerber: 9380 San Benito Ave

Chico: Lowe's, Home Depot (both of these stores have a small charge for sandbags) Sutherland Landscaping. Available from the city of Chico as well at 901 Fir Street.

North Chico- PRO Aggregate Inc. - 3668 Hicks Ln.

Oroville: Oroville Parks Department Yard, 1275 Mitchell Aveneue. (Open from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. until Friday)

Paradise: Sand available at 5657 Sierra Park Drive, the town is out of bags, but still have sand left.

Remember to bring your own shovel!


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