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Sandbag information for Escondido residents

Posted: 12:23 PM, Jan 06, 2016
Updated: 2016-01-06 20:23:44Z

From the city of Escondido:

Free sand and bags available at Kit Carson Park in Escondido are only for Escondido residents. Here is some additional information from our website (www.escondido.org) that may be helpful to you:

The City of Escondido provides sand and empty bags for filling at the Escondido Sports Center in Kit Carson Park, located at 3333 Bear Valley Parkway. Sand bags and sand will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. by checking in at the Sports Center Customer Counter. Escondido Residents will need to bring identification, as well as their own shovels and be prepared to fill the sand bag themselves. Maximum limit of 10 bags per person.

Please note: Sandbags are not available at Escondido Fire Stations.

Sandbag Vendors

The following is a list of companies in Escondido that have indicated to the San Diego County Office of Emergency Services that they will be carrying sandbags this winter. Prices may differ greatly. Please call the store for the latest information regarding prices and availability.

Dixieline Lumber (filled/unfilled, no bulk sand)
561 N. Tulip Street
760-745-7271

Grangetto's Farm & Garden Supply (unfilled)
1105 W. Mission Avenue
760-745-4671

Home Depot (unfilled, no bulk sand)
1550 W. Valley Parkway
760-432-9600

Home Depot (filled/unfilled, no bulk sand)
1475 E. Valley Parkway
760-233-5410

RCP Company (filled/unfilled, bulk sand)
1070 W. Mission Avenue
760-480-9696