Harrison County makes sandbags available ahead of Hurricane Delta

(WXXV) — With Delta forecast to make landfall as a strong hurricane, forecasters say coastal flooding can be expected across the Gulf Coast.

Authorities throughout South Mississippi are preparing now by setting up several self-serve sandbag sites.

Self-serve sandbags are available at the following locations. The sites are active and ready to serve. The sites will have sand and bags. Those wishing to use the service must provide shovels and fill their own bags.

Sandbags will not be available at the Courthouse Road Pier and Long Beach Harbor. 

  • Harrison County Road Department

10076 Lorraine Road in Gulfport

  •  District 1

D’Iberville Work Center, 10085 1st Avenue, D’Iberville, MS 39540

  •  District 2

Lyman Work Center, 15001 County Farm Road, Gulfport, MS 39503

  •  District 3

Long Beach Work Center, 605 North Seal Avenue, Long Beach, MS 39560

  •  District 4

Orange Grove Work Center, 8300 34th Avenue, Gulfport, MS 39501

  •  District 5

Woolmarket Work Center, 16395 Old Woolmarket Road, Biloxi, MS 39532

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