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Hurricane Laura Updates


Aug 24
7:46 PM
Hurricane Laura

Council Partners with City of New Orleans and Mayor LaToya Cantrell to Provide Sandbag Distribution Ahead of Tropical Storm Laura

The New Orleans City Council is partnering with the City of New Orleans and Mayor LaToya Cantrell to offer free sandbags to residents across the city to help prepare for Tropical Storm Laura. There will be four distribution sites in Algiers, Central City, Gentilly, and New Orlenas East on Tuesday, Aug. 25 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. No documentation is required and sandbags are limited to four per person. 

Sandbag Distribution Sites

Arthur Monday Center, 1111 Newton St. 

Central City
Dryades YMCA, 2220 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.

St. Raymond Church, 2916 Paris Ave.

New Orleans East
Saint Maria Goretti Church, 7300 Crowder Blvd.