Sandbags being made available for people in need


Residents or business owners in need of sandbags can pick them up at the following locations:


  • South Bend Street Department, 731 S. Lafayette, South Bend
  • Mishawaka Street Department, 500 N. Cedar Street, Mishawaka
  • Clay Fire Territory, 13981 State Road 23, Granger
  • Penn Township Fire. 13750 McKinley Hwy, Mishawaka
  • Clay Fire Department, 18355 Auten Road, South Bend
  • Warren Fire Department, 54837 Quince Road, South Bend
  • Riverside Garage, 3301 Riverside Drive, South Bend
  • Woodland Garage, 15973 New Road, Mishawaka


  • Elkhart County Highway Garage, 59308 CR 7. Located ½ mile north of CR 26 on the east side.
  • Boy Scout Camp Parking Lot, located on CR 146 west of SR 15 about ½ mile on the north side.
  • Elkhart City Street Department, 2421 South 17th St. Elkhart
  • Goshen City residents ONLY: 475 Steury Ave. Goshen, Goshen StreetDepartment.
  • Six-Span Bridge, SR 120 and CR 17, upon request
  • Elkhart Street Department, located at 2421 South 17th Street, between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Delivery may also be available depending on demand. Residents in need of delivery are encouraged to call John Faigh of the Elkhart Emergency Management Department at 970-7996. Sandbags will be delivered as requests are received, with priority given in areas with the greatest flood potential, including areas near the Elkhart and St. Joseph River.


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