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Orange County Providing Sandbags Ahead of Subtropical Storm

Four locations open Tuesday at 8 a.m. for Orange County Residents

Orange County GovernmentOrange County, Fla. – As Orange County residents make their preparations in advance of Subtropical Storm Nicole, Public Works is making free self-serve sandbags available to residents.

All four locations will open to the public at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday and are scheduled to remain open until 5:30 p.m. or while supplies last.

Residents will need to show proof of Orange County residency.  They will be provided 10 unfilled sandbags and directed to the sand pile.

The locations are:

  • Downey Park
    10107 Flowers Avenue, Orlando, FL 32825
  • Fort Christmas Historical Park (Overflow lot)
    1300 Fort Christmas Road, Christmas, FL 32709
  • Clarcona Horse Park
    3535 Damon Road, Apopka, FL 32703
  • Orange County Multi-Cultural Center
    7149 West Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32818 (old Goodings Grocery Store)

For individuals needing special assistance, please contact 311 and detailed information will be provided on securing sandbags.

About Orange County Government: Orange County Government strives to serve its residents and guests with integrity, honesty, fairness and professionalism. Located in Central Florida, Orange County includes 13 municipalities and is home to world-famous theme parks, one of the nation’s largest convention centers and a thriving life science research park. Seven elected members make up the Board of County Commissioners, including the Mayor, who is elected countywide. For more information, please visit or go to Orange County Government’s social media channels.

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