El Paso Water providing sand bags during heavy rain, flooding


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — If you’re concerned with flooding, El Paso Water is providing residents with sand bags.

They will be available at various locations throughout town to all EP Water customers.

The limit is 10 bags per visit and residential customers will need to show a Texas ID or an El Paso Water bill to get sand bags.

Summer distribution locations are listed below:

Stormwater Operations Center 4801 Fred Wilson Ave.
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday – Sunday 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.

East/Mission Valley:
Blackie Chesher Park 9292 Escobar Dr.
Monday – Saturday 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Artcraft Booster Station 7830 Paseo Del Norte Blvd.
Monday – Saturday 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The sand bags schedule will be active beginning June 28 until the beginning of October.

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