If you live in Troutdale, OR, and have concerns about flooding with the recent heavy rainfall, the Public Works Shop in Troutdale is providing free sand and bags for filling. 

The Public Works Shop located at 342 SW 4th Street has free sand and bags for filling. You are required to fill, tie, load and transport the sandbags yourself in a manner that does not disrupt City operations. So bring your own shovel and go for it! For more information call 503-674-3300. 

You can also help reduce your risk of flooding by locating any storm sewer outlets near your home and keeping them free of debris and leaves, as well as trimming back any plant material that may restrict water from passing through.

SRC: Find the full posting here: www.troutdaleoregon.gov/news/documents/SandbagArticle.pdf
SRC Photo: studeri.org/2014/05/rain-looms-get-sandbags-last/

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