Sandbags for Flood Prevention

SandBagDuring the rain/flood season, the following road yards will remain open 24 hours a day. Empty bags are provided free of charge to County residents.

You must bring your own shovel and be prepared to shovel sand into the bags yourself.

For more information, please call the County of Fresno, Public Works & Planning Department, Road Maintenance Division at (559) 600-4240, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00 pm

If you have an emergency, please call the Fresno County Sheriff's Department at (559) 488-3111.
Otherwise, please call our office during regular business hours.

For locations of road yards that provide sandbags, click below for the nearest location

Click here to find the closest Sandbag Locations near you. - Fresno County Interactive WebMap


For flooding within the City of Fresno, contact City of Fresno, Streets Division
2101 "G" Street, Bldg. E,
Fresno, CA 93706-1620
Phone (559) 621-1492
Fax (559) 498-5425