Canyon County is providing sandbags (and the sand) for Canyon County residents starting today and running through the weekend.
There will be a limit of 10 bags per household and they are to be used for property protection from nuisance flooding. Individuals will be required to fill their own sandbags and provide their own shovel. Residential clean up and disposal of the sandbags is the responsibility of the homeowner.
Residents can pick up sandbags today (Friday) between 10am – 4pm, Saturday (1/21) from 9am – 3pm, and Sunday (1/22) from 9am – 3pm. They will be available at the two locations listed below:
Parking lot at Lake Lowell Park (Upper Dam)
12880 Iowa Avenue, Nampa
(Drivers are encouraged to use Lake Lowell Ave. or Lake Ave. to access this pick up location)
Hwy 20-26/Pond Lane Property
22108 Pond Lane, Caldwell
For more information, please contact Canyon County Emergency Management Coordinator Lt. Dave Schorzman at (208) 454-7271 or Canyon County Public Information Officer Joe Decker at (208) 455-6090.