BLACK HAWK COUNTY, Iowa — Black Hawk County residents may pick up free sandbags at three locations, courtesy of the county Emergency Management Commission.
Waterloo residents can get bags 24 hours a day at Waste Management at 3505 Easton Avenue. Residents must show proof of address. A guard will be at the gate after 4 p.m.
Sandbags are available for Cedar Falls residents at the transfer station on West Fifth Street from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Residents must show proof of address.
All other Black Hawk County residents may get sand and bags at the schoolyard in Finchford.
Questions may be directed to Black Hawk County Emergency Management office at 291-4373.