Sand & Sandbags for El Niño

posted Sep 24, 2015, 6:15 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Oct 19, 2015, 1:47 PM by Arabo Parseghian ]
According to the National Weather Service, all technical indications currently show a “strong” El Niño weather pattern in the eastern Pacific Ocean. For the upcoming winter season, the El Niño could bring above normal rainfall to Southern California. For home preparations, sand and sandbags are now available to residents at the following locations with 24-hour access:

  • LA County Fire Station #19 (1729 Foothill Blvd.) - sandbags only
  • LA County Fire Station #82 (352 Foothill Blvd.) - sandbags only
  • Camp 2 (4810 N. Oak Grove Dr.) - sandbags only
  • Mayors' Discovery Park (1800 Foothill Blvd.) - sand & sandbags
  • Paradise Valley (at community sign adjacent to 5489 Ocean View Blvd.) - sand & sandbags
  • Haskell Street (across from 1035 White Deer Ln.) - sand & sandbags