Thursday, October 27, 2016
Photo of Garden Grove residents filling bags in anticipation of flooding
Garden Grove residents filling bags in anticipation of flooding.

In preparation of the rainy season, the City of Garden Grove reminds all residents of the availability of up to 10 free sandbags at the following City locations:

  • Fire Station #2, 11805 Gilbert Street
  • Fire Station #3, 12132 Trask Avenue
  • Fire Station #4, 12191 Valley View Street

Fire Stations provide sand and sandbags with proof of Garden Grove residency. Fire Stations #2 and #3 require advance notice by calling the Garden Grove Fire Department at (714) 741-5600. Fire Station #4 provides sand and sandbags without an appointment. Residents are asked to bring their own shovels and are responsible for transporting as well as disposing of filled sandbags.

The Municipal Service Center will fill and deliver sandbags to elderly or disabled residents by appointment only, Monday through Friday, from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Please call the Public Works Department at (714) 741-5375.

For more information, call the City’s Public Works Department at (714) 741-5375 or the Garden Grove Fire Department at (714) 741-5600.