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City expands self-service sandbag filling days

Posted: 1:11 PM, Sep 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-11 14:51:38-04

The city of Corpus Christi is expanding its free, sandbag filling service this week.

According to the city, the self-served sandbag distribution system will be available at the J.C. Elliott Collection Center on Wednesday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The city says residents will be allowed to fill six 40-pound sandbags per vehicle.

The sandbag Saturday event scheduled for Saturday will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. as planned. Any scheduling changes will be posted at www.cctexas.com/sandbagsaturdays .

The city recommends residents bring gloves and someone to help load the bags.