With a storm brewing in the Gulf and most likely headed to Louisiana, we've listed the sandbag locations for Calcasieu parish.

Sand and bags will be provided by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury. However, residents will need to bring their own shovels. The locations below will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week when there is a threat of severe weather heading toward the parish.

Calcasieu Parish Sandbag Sites:

  • Ward 1 Barn - 461 Parish Road, Moss Bluff
  • Ward 2 Barn - 7085 La. 14 East, Hayes
  • Ward 3 Old Barn - 2320 Smith Road, Lake Charles
  • Ward 3 Barn - Swift Plant Road, Lake Charles
  • Old Kroger building, Sulphur
  • Ward 5 Barn - 129 Third St., Starks
  • Ward 6 Barn - 1275 Plum St., DeQuincy
  • Ward 8 Barn - 1726 Parish Barn Road, Iowa

Please be prepared for this storm. For the latest information all hurricane season long, visit Louisiana First Alert, stay tuned to our radio station, download our mobile app.

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