Self-Service Sandbags Available In St. Mary's County In Advance Of Weekend Storms

LEONARDTOWN, Md. – Due to the potential for excessive amounts of rain from Hurricane Ian, the Department of Public Works & Transportation is offering self-service sandbags on the following days and times: Thursday, Sept. 29, noon to 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 30. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 1, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sandbags will be available at the following St. Mary’s County Convenience Center locations:

            Charlotte Hall – 37766 New Market Turner Road

            Oakville – 26630 North Sandgates Road

            Clements – 24547 Horseshoe Road

            St. Andrews – 44595 St. Andrews Church Road

            Valley Lee – 45350 Happyland Road

            Ridge – 13939 Point Lookout Road

Sandbags are not pre-filled and are limited to between 10-25 sandbags per person while supplies last.

For more information, contact the Department of Public Works & Transportation at 301-475-4200, ext. 3527.

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  1. I actually just made it through Ian (still here in FL) and I doubt y’all back home gonna get anything like what happened here

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