Sandbag locations open in preparation for rain

tropical storm Gordon

In anticipation of Tropical Storm Gordon, the Baton Rouge City-Parish announces additional sandbag pickup locations, below. Residents are advised to bring their own shovels.

City-Parish maintenance crews are currently checking major out falls throughout the parish for drainage canal blockages. Tree crews are prepared to respond in the event of fallen trees.

At this time, river stages are not predicted to rise above flood stage. However, drainage crews are closely monitoring river levels throughout the parish.

For more information, follow @RedStickReady on Facebook and Twitter and download the Red Stick Ready mobile application – free on Apple and Android devices.


Airline Highway Park
17200 Airline Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Alsen Park
601 Old Rafe Meyer Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

Doyles Bayou Park
7801 Port Hudson-Pride Road
Zachary, LA 70791

Flannery Road Park
801 Flannery Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70815

Hartley/Vey Park
1702 Gardere Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70820

Lovett Road Park
13443 Lovett Road
Central, LA 70818

Memorial Sports Complex
1702 Foss Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

St. George Fire Department Headquarters
14100 Airline Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70817