Where to get sandbags in Tampa Bay

Where to get sandbags in Tampa Bay 

Posted: 3:18 pm Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

By Sam

Hurricane Michael may not be giving us a direct hit but flooding and storm surge could still be MAJOR problems for parts of Tampa Bay.  Fox 13 posted a list today of the local spots to grab sandbags. Still nothing listed for Pinellas but we will update you!!

CITY OF CRYSTAL RIVER:

– Crystal River Fire Station; 650 NW 3rd Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428

CITRUS COUNTY:

– 4508 S. Grandmarch Ave. Homosassa (Near Grover Cleveland Blvd.)
– 7490 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River (Near Dan’s Clam Stand – on opposite side of road)

TARPON SPRINGS:

Sandbags can be picked up starting 10 a.m. Monday at the following locations:

– Tarpon Springs Splash Park Parking Lot – Live Oak Street at Safford Avenue
– Dodecanese Boulevard at Roosevelt
– Dorsett Park – E. Harrison Street at S. Levis Avenue

PASCO COUNTY

Sandbag operations will begin today, Monday, October 8, 2018, for Pasco County residents only.  The following locations will be open 24 hours a day, until further notice:

– Fire Station #17, 2951 Seven Springs Blvd, New Port Richey (Opens at 1 p.m.)
– Veterans Memorial Park, 14333 Hicks Rd, Hudson (Opens at 1 p.m.)
– Magnolia Valley Golf Course Clubhouse, 7223 Massachusetts Ave, New Port Richey
– C-Barn, 30908 Warder Road, San Antonio

MANATEE COUNTY

Residents may pick up as many as 10 sandbags between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday at:

– G.T. Bray Park, 5502 33rd Ave. Dr. W., Bradenton
– Bennett Park, 400 Cypress Creek Blvd.
– Bradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Blvd.

HOLMES BEACH

– Sand bags are available at City Hall and the Police Department for Holmes Beach residents.

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