City of Corpus Christi Hurricane Preparedness Free Sandbag Distribution Events

Distributions Scheduled at West Guth Park and City Service Center

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi Public Works Department will partner with Naval Air Station Corpus Christi military volunteers to offer free pre-filled sandbags to residents. There will be two locations where residents can obtain sandbags.

This sandbag distribution is scheduled for Saturday, June 17, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (or until all bags have been distributed).

Residents can pick up sandbags at West Guth Park (9700 Up River Road) or the City Service Center on Civitan Drive (5352 Ayers Street).

Residents will receive a maximum of seven free sandbags per vehicle. Drivers are asked to have a clear area in the trunk or bed of their vehicle to store the sandbags. Drivers and passengers must remain inside their cars while sandbags are loaded.

For more information, media representatives may contact Senior Public Information Officer Richard Vargas at 361-826-3420 or

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