Colorado Springs to Issue More Sandbags Today

May 23, 2013

The Colorado Springs Office of Emergency Management is offering another round of free sandbags today to residents affected by potential flooding, starting at 5 PM. The sandbags are free while supplies last, and will be handed out at the Verizon Wireless building on Garden of the Gods Road. According to a press release from the city, volunteers will be on hand to help residents fill them and load them into vehicles. The city is encouraging residents to speak with a consultants to help manage mitigation on private properties. For more information and a link to possible consultants, click here.