Sandbag Locations Open in Ocala and Marion County

October 5, 2016

Dreamstime

The city of Ocala will have sandbag locations for city residents available Wednesday and Thursday (10.5.16 & 10.6.16) from 8am to 6pm at:

  • The Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Complex at 1510 NW 4th St (off SR 40/Silver Springs Blvd)
  • Tuscawilla Park at 829 NE Sanchez Ave, at the large pavilion off of NE Watula Avenue (Staff recommends approaching the sand bag station in Tuscawilla Park from the south to allow for a more efficient traffic flow.)

Sand bags are provided to City of Ocala residents at no charge. Limit is 10 per household. 

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Marion County Emergency Management has sand bag locations at four MCSO District Offices. These locations are mostly self-serve, but if you need any assistance, please see the front desk staff member at the District Offices during business hours (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily). Here are the locations:

 

  • North Multi District Office - 8311 N Hwy 441 Ocala, FL 34479
  • South Multi District Office - 3260 SE 80th Street Ocala, Fl 34480
  • Forest District Office - 1600 E. Hwy 40 Silver Springs FL, 34488
  • Dunnellon District Office - 19995 SW 86th St. Unit 3 Dunnellon, FL 34433

These locations are mostly self-serve, but if you need any assistance, please see the front desk staff member at the District Offices during business hours (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily). There is no sand bag limit at these locations.

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