Lafayette road closures, Acadiana sandbag pick-up locations

Lafayette Parish

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – Sandbags can be found at the following locations around Acadiana.

LAFAYETTE PARISH

Follow this link for a list of road closures: Road Closure (Public View) (arcgis.com)

LAFAYETTE CITY AND PARISH SANDBAG LOCATIONS

  • North District site at 400 Dugas Road (located off North University Avenue)
  • Foster Park at 399 2nd Street in Youngsville (Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower)

Assistance for the elderly is available at both the above locations from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Thursday, May 20.

Bags Per Household

  • Please limit sandbags to four bags per exterior door.
  • Maximum of 20 sandbags per household.

MUNICIPALITY SANDBAG LOCATIONS

Broussard

  • City Hall, 310 E. Main Street (behind City Hall)
  • Deer Meadow Subdivision (corner of Deer Meadow Boulevard and Myette Point Street)
  • Broadview Drive (by Broussard Community Center)

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower. Sandbag stations are open until the threat of heavy rain has passed.

Carencro

  • Community Center, 5115 N. University Avenue (behind the Community Center) (Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower._

Duson

  • Duson Park at South A Street (Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower.)

Youngsville

  • Foster Park at 399 2nd Street in Youngsville (Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower.)

IBERIA PARISH

  • B.O.M. Fire Station
  • Grand Marais Fire Station
  • Coteau Fire Station
  • Delcambre City Barn
  • Loreauville Park
  • Jeanerette Fire Station
  • Lydia Fire Station
  • Rynella Fire Department

Shovels will not be provided, and residents should be prepared to fill their own sandbags. For more information, call (337) 364-8474.

ST. LANDRY PARISH

  • Yambilee Building and City Barn

ST. MARTIN PARISH

Self-serve sandbag locations are available at the following locations until further notice. Please limit the number of bags to 25 bags per vehicle. It takes only six bags to secure a doorway. 

  • Lower St. Martin Parish — Stephensville Park, 3257 La. 70, Morgan City.
  • South Barn — 1011 Capritto Forty Arpent Road
  • Paul Angelle Park – -2458 Cecilia Sr. High School Road 
  • Ruth Bridge Barn — 1035 Ruth Bridge Hwy.
  • Clayton Boudreaux Memorial Park — 1028 Catahoula Hwy.
  • Coteau Holmes — 1814 Coteau Holmes Hwy.

Additionally, a No Wake Zone has been declared for Lower St. Martin Parish (Stephensville-Belle River) until further notice. If you need further assistance, or to report flood damage, please call the St. Martin Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (337) 394-2808.

VERMILION PARISH

  • Vermilion Parish County Agent/LSU Ag Center — 1105 West Port St., Abbeville, (337) 898-4335.
  • Area 1 Barn — 13115 Mack Switch Rd., Erath, (337) 937-5668.
  • Area 2 Barn — 12002 Calvin LeBouef Rd., Abbeville, (337) 893-6190.
  • Area 3 Barn — 29429 Veterans Memorial Dr., Gueydan, (337) 596-6930.
  • Area 4 Barn — 13531 Gladu Rd., Kaplan, (337) 893-8962

Vermilion residents must bring their own shovels and fill their own bags.

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