Free Sandbags Available Tuesday in Old Town Alexandria

The city is currently distributing them in Market Square.

More free sandbags are available on Tuesday.

The city is distributing them through 6 p.m. at Market Square, in front of City Hall at 301 King St.

There is a limit of five bags per vehicle, and residents will be asked to show proof of residency.

Additionally, a coastal flood warning remains in effect until 8 a.m. Wednesday.

To report non-emergency hurricane issues, call the city's storm hotline, 703-746-4357.

Some traffic lights are still malfunctioning and the city reminds drivers to treat dark traffic signals as four-way stops.

Linda Beveridge October 31, 2012 at 12:50 PM
Please tell folks the best way to use sandbags. Forget that we are commercial, download the 2 pages on using sandbags and share them with your neighbors! Knowing how can make the vital difference. www.proearthdev.com


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