Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Free Sandbags In Brevard County Extended Until Thursday

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida -- In response to the potential impact of Hurricane Matthew, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is distributing free sandbags on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The hours were extended due to overwhelming demand after BCSO distributed thousands of sandbags on Tuesday and Wednesday.

BCSO staff and inmate crews are working throughout the night to pre-fill and pre-stage sandbags for distribution tomorrow.

Distribution will occur at the following location only:

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Work Farm located at 2955 Pluckebaum Road in Cocoa.

Brevard County residents can pick up ten sandbags per vehicle in a drive-through style.

For more information, please call the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office at (321) 747-0205.

Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons