Washoe County Announcement

Sand and sandbags are available in unincorporated Washoe County.
Three locations available in Lemmon Valley.

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Joshua Andreasen

Reno, Nevada. March 10, 2017. Residents with questions or concerns about flooding in unincorporated Washoe County should call 775-328-2100. Washoe County crews will be dispatched throughout the storm period and will focus on keeping roadways safe.

The following is a list of sandbag locations:

  • Washoe County Operations Yard, 3101 Longley Ln., Reno
  • Lemmon Valley Park on W. Patrician, next to Lemmon Valley Elementary
  • Highland Ranch Parkway, one mile west of Pyramid Hwy, Sparks
  • Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Station #30 at 3905 Old Hwy 395, Washoe Valley
  • Gander Lane and Eastlake Blvd., in Washoe Valley
  • Paddlewheel and Andrew Lanes in Pleasant Valley
  • Toll Road and Geiger Grade
  • Limber Pine and Lemmon Drive
  • Lemmon Drive and Pompe in Lemmon Valley
  • Blue Heron/Warrior Lane in Belli Ranch area

If flooding issues arise, updates will be provided on the Washoe County Twitter page.