TAMPA, Fla. — As Florida prepares for Hurricane Isaias and other storms that could come our way this summer and fall, Polk County is providing refills for residents looking to refill their sandbags.
Sandbags will be available for Polk residents at the county's Road and Drainage maintenance facilities on Saturday, August 1 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each vehicle is allowed to fill up to 10 sandbags. Residents are asked to bring their shovels.
Polk County residents can fill up sandbags at the following locations:
- Mulberry – 900 NE 5th St., Mulberry (863) 519-4734
- Lakeland – 8970 N. Campbell Road, Lakeland (863) 815-6701
- Ft. Meade – 1061 NE 9th St., Fort Meade (863) 285-6588
- Frostproof – 350 County Road 630A, Frostproof (863) 635-7879
- Auburndale – 1701 Holt Road, Auburndale (863) 965-5524
- Dundee – 805 Dr. Martin Luther King St. SW, Dundee (863) 421-3367
This story will be updated to reflect any new locations.