Sandbags Available; Be Prepared
Due to predicted rainfall this week sandbags will be available at the following locations today until 8 p.m., and tomorrow, Wednesday, from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. or as long as the weather permits.
Northeast Park, 875 62nd Avenue NE. (located at the Cardinal Drive entrance to Mangrove Bay Golf Course)
Bartlett Park (Frank W. Pierce Recreation Center), 22nd Avenue S. between Sixth and Seventh Streets
The city will have sand, shovels, and bags. Please provide proof of St. Petersburg residence. Sandbags are limited to 10 bags per resident, and staff will be on hand to assist seniors and others who may be unable to fill and load their own sandbags.
Citizens are encouraged to take precautions by following hurricane preparation tips for homes and construction sites.