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
1060 Vernon Way
El Cajon, CA 92020
Sandbags and sand are free to City of El Cajon residents only with valid I.D. Limit of 10 bags with sand per residence. While supplies last. You are responsible for filling your own bags.
Available Monday through Thursday and alternate Fridays from 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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. For more information call 619-667-1450.
City of Lemon Grove
Heartland Fire Station Number 10
7853 Central Avenue
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
Sandbags and sand are free to City of Lemon Grove residents only with valid I.D. Limit of 10 bags with sand per residence, while supplies last. You are responsible for filling your own bags. Shovels may be available but please plan to bring your own.
Available Monday through Friday during business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Unincorporated Areas of San Diego County & Other Cities and Agencies
- Ready San Diego Flooding Information and Ready San Diego Sand and Sandbag Flyer for Unincorporated Areas.
Please visit your jurisdiction's website or call their main office for more information.