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Sand and Sandbag Locations

If you live within the city limits, contact your city for information about sand and sandbags.


  • Check for changes.
  • School Park Preserve parking lot, 55 College Way  
    • Limit 10 bags per resident
    • Questions: please call 823-4211 or after hours 823-4237


  • Check for changes.
  • City of Lincoln Cooperation Yard, 2100 Flightline Drive (drive all the way to the end of the street/past the Lincoln Airport)
  • City of Lincoln Fire Station #35, 2525 East Joiner Parkway (Twelve Bridges)




Below is a list of locations in unincorporated areas for sand and sand bags to be distributed, as available:


  • CAL FIRE Station 33, 33752 Alta Forestry Road

North Auburn:

  • Placer County Fire Station 180, 11645 Atwood Road


  • Foresthill Fire Protection District Station 90, 20540 Foresthill Road.

Granite Bay:

  • South Placer Fire Station 17, 6900 Eureka Road


  • North Tahoe Fire: Station 53, 5425 West Lake Blvd

Kings Beach:

  • North Tahoe Fire Station 52, 288 North Shore Blvd (Intersection of Highways 267 & 28)


  • Placer County Fire Station 70, 1112 Wise Road
  • Placer County Fire Station 74, 8500 Lakeview Lane


  • Town of Loomis Corp Yard, Corner of Rippey Road and Mandarin Court. 

Meadow Vista:

  • Placer Hills Fire Station 84, 16999 Placer Hills Road


  • Northstar Community Services District Corp Yard, 50 Trimont Lane (off Northstar Blvd)


  • Placer County Fire Station 182, Ophir, 9405 Wise Road


  • Placer County Fire Station 75, Paige, 5390 Nicolaus Road


  • Placer County Fire Station 78, Sheridan, 4952 Riosa Road

Squaw Valley:

  • Old Squaw Valley Fire Station, 1810 Squaw Valley Road (at west end of valley, near lifts)

Tahoe City:

  • Department of Public Works Corp Yard, 2501 North Lake Blvd (Burton Creek)


  • Truckee Fire Station 92, 11473 Donner Pass Road