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Tampa residents can pick up sandbags until 8 p.m. Friday. They will also be available Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Residents must show proof of residence within city limits:
Bobby Hicks Pool, 4201 W. Mango Avenue
Jackson Heights Playground, 3310 E. Lake Avenue
City of Tampa Solid Waste, 4010 W. Spruce Street
Hillsborough County residents can get up to 25 sandbags on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Residents must sign their names and provide their home addresses.
West Service Unit, 9805 Sheldon Rd., Tampa
South Service Unit, 8718 Old Big Bend Rd., Gibsonton
East Service Unit, 4702 Sydney Rd., Plant City
Residents can get up to 10 sandbags on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Public Works Drainage Section, 5511 39th Street East, Bradenton
Lakewood Ranch Park, 5350 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.
GT Bray Park, 5502 33rd Ave. Dr. W., Bradenton
Buffalo Creek Park, 7550 69th Street East, Palmetto
Rubonia Community Center, 1309 72nd Street East, Palmetto
Residents must bring their own shovels and are limited to 25 sandbags per household. Sandbags can be obtained at the following locations:
Fire Station #17, 2951 Seven Springs Blvd., New Port Richey
J.W. Mitchell Park, 4025 Little Rd., New Port Richey
Fire Station #10, 7918 Rhodes Rd., Hudson
Veterans Memorial Park, 14333 Hicks Rd., Hudson
C- Barn on 30906 Warder Rd., San Antonio
Fire Station #1, 6907 Dairy Rd., Zephyrhills
6240 Pine Hill Rd., New Port Richey
* Limit 20 bags and must be a city of New Port Richey resident. Bring a shovel.
Available to residents of unincorporated Pinellas County on Saturday and Sunday, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Proof of residence is required. County will provide bags and shovels.
John Taylor Park, 1100 Eight Ave. SW, Largo
Lealman Park, Corner of 39th Street N and 54th Avenue N
John Chesnut Sr. Park, 2200 East Lake Rd., Palm Harbor
Gulfport residents can pick up sandbags Saturday and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There is a 10-bag limit. Proof of residency required.
Gulfport City Hall, 53rd St. S.
St. Petersburg residents can pick up sandbag materials on Sunday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Ten bags per vehicle are allowed. Residents with city-issued bags are encouraged to bring them. Residents must have identification verifying city residency.
Northeast Park, 875 62nd Ave. NE. (located at the Cardinal Drive entrance to Mangrove Bay Golf Course)
Bartlett Park, 22nd Ave. S. (between 6th and 7th Streets)
Northwest Pool Parking Lot, 2331 60th St. N.
Tarpon Springs residents can pick up sandbag materials starting 7 a.m. Saturday at the following locations:
Roosevelt at Dodecanese Boulevard
Live Oak Street parking lot, adjacent to the Dog Park
Dorsett Park, located at Harrison Street at Levis Avenue
Residents can take a maximum of 25-30 sandbags starting 2 p.m. Friday. Bring your shovel.
Babson Park Fire Station, 714 South Alt. 27 in Babson Park
Caloosa Lake Fire Station - 14684 N US Highway 27 in Lake Wales
Cottonwood Fire Station - 126 Cottonwood Dr. in Davenport
Crystal Lake Support Station - 2450 E Main St. in Lakeland
Golfview Fire Station - 2902 Hwy 60 East in Lake Wales
Indian Lakes Est. Fire Station - 221 Hogan Lane in Indian Lake Estates
Jan Phyl Fire Station - 333 American Spirit Blvd in Winter Haven
Mulberry Fire Station - 900 5th Street NE, Mulberry
Nalcrest Fire Station - 69101 Nalcrest Rd. in Nalcrest,
Polk City Fire Station - 200 Commonwealth Ave. SW in Polk City
Providence Fire Station- 8936 Hwy 98 N in north Lakeland
Sleepy Hill Fire Station - 3030 Sleepy Hill Road in Lakeland
Solivita Fire Station - 1201 Cypress Parkway in Poinciana
Willow Oak Fire Station - 4210 Willis Rd. in Mulberry
Cancellations in the Bay area
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Desoto Speedway: Week's racing program is canceled. Check desotospeedway.com for any updates.
Downtown Palm Harbor Public Workshop: Meeting was scheduled for Monday, Aug. 31. It will now be postponed to a date to be announced.
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