Sandbags. Washoe County highly encourages all residents to prepare for winter weather. Should the need arise, sandbags are available at various location throughout Washoe County. Please be prepared to fill the sandbags at the locations by bringing a shovel and assistance if possible.
In addition, the following locations will have sandbags available for Lemmon Valley area residents:
• Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Station #223, 130 Nectar St., Lemmon Valley
• Lemmon Drive and Pompe Way intersection, Lemmon Valley
For a list of countywide sandbag locations, please click here.
If stormwater starts to look threatening, you are encouraged to call:
Any life safety emergency.
Washoe311 (non-emergencies), by dialing 3-1-1 from any phone:
If you see rising water on the road.
If you have water in your home.
If water is keeping you from accessing your home.