Free sandbags for St. Johns County residents


By NewsLine Staff

St. Johns County is providing free sandbags at five locations throughout the county for the public in preparation for inclement weather. The sand and the bags will be provided free of charge. Residents mus provide their own transportation and shovels and will be responsible for filling their own bags. There is a maximum allocation of 50 bags per person.

The sand and bags are available 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. daily throughout the duration of the inclement weather event.

Mills Field: 1805 Race Track Road, in the overflow parking area

Palm Valley: Under the Palm Valley Bridge on the east side of the Intracoastal Waterway.

Ron Parker Park: 607 Old Beach Road

Sims Pit: 536 S. Holmes Blvd.

Town of Hastings Town Hall: 6195 S. Main Street, behind the building

For more information, call (904) 209-0246.