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Ascension Parish providing pre-filled sandbags ahead of storms

Staff Report
Sandbag locations across Ascension Parish.

Ascension Parish President Clint Cointment announced today pre-filled sand bags are available for Ascension Parish residents and are located at various sites across the parish should the need arise from predicted rainfall from expected tropical weather.

Ascension Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness Director Rachael Wilkinson said more than 40,000 pre-filled sand bags are available in C-Cans at the following locations:

  • Prairieville Fire Department, 14517 LA-73, Prairieville
  • 5th Ward Fire Department, 39110 LA-22, Darrow
  • 7th District Fire Department Station 71,13432 Roddy Rd, Gonzales
  • Butch Gore Memorial Park, 14550 Harry Savoy Rd., St. Amant
  • Ascension Parish Fire Protection District No. 1, 13192 Airline Hwy., Gonzales
  • Stevens Park, 4323 Cannon Road, Gonzales
  • • Donaldsonville - DPW West, 725 Church Street, Donaldsonville
  • • Jackie Robinson Memorial Park, 35638 Coco Road, Geismar