Sandbag resources are available while supplies last. Information is provided as a courtesy and was accurate at time of posting.
City of El Cajon
Public Works Yard (east end of parking lot)
1050 Vernon Way
El Cajon, CA 92020
Sandbags and sand are free to City of El Cajon residents only. Limit of 10 bags with sand per residence. While supplies last. You are responsible for filling your own bags.
City of La Mesa
Public Works Operations Yard
8152 Commercial Street
La Mesa, CA 91942
Prior to an anticipated rain event, on a first come-first serve basis, Public Works will have empty sandbags and sand available for residents of the incorporated area of the City of La Mesa with valid La Mesa ID. Limit of 10 bags with sand per residence. The sandbags are available at the Public Works Yard in the front office during normal business hours. Once a resident retrieves the bags, sand is available for self-service in the shed west of the fuel pumps outside the fence. Shovels may be available, but please plan to bring your own.
Available Monday through Thursday 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and alternate Fridays from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
City of Lemon Grove
Heartland Fire Station Number 10
7853 Central Avenue
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
Sandbags are free to Lemon Grove residents only. You must have a valid ID that shows your Lemon Grove address. Limit of 10 bags with sand per residence. You must bring your own shovel.
Available Monday through Friday during business hours, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Unincorporated Areas of San Diego County
All Other Cities or Agencies
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