Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Brevard County Offers Free Sandbags to Residents

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. -- Brevard County will extend its free sandbag distribution for county residents into Friday. Chances for rain continue to linger in the forecast into the weekend.

Sandbags will be available at two locations:

  • Kings Park, 995 Chase Hammock Road, north Merritt Island, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Brevard Sheriff''s Farm, 2955 Pluckebaum Road, Cocoa, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office will supervise jail inmates who will be on hand to fill and load sandbags into residents’ cars with a limit of 10 per vehicle.

For more information, call Brevard County Public Works at (321) 637-5438.