Sandbags Available in La Jolla

There is a limit of 10 sandbags per household or business.

Patch file photo.
Patch file photo.

The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department has a limited number of sandbags available as a public service in areas that may be prone to urban flooding.

During weather coverage, or if you receive inquiries, you may direct San Diego residents to any of these fire stations and lifeguard stations:

Fire Station 15 – 4711 Voltaire Street in Ocean Beach

Fire Station 20 – 3305 Kemper Street in the Sports Arena area

Fire Station 21 – 750 Grand Avenue in Pacific Beach

Fire Station 28 – 3880 Kearny Villa Road in the Kearny Mesa/Montgomery Field area

Fire Station 29 – 198 West San Ysidro Blvd in San Ysidro

Fire Station 33 – 16966 Bernardo Center Drive in Rancho Bernardo

Fire Station 37 – 11640 Spring Canyon Road in Scripps Ranch

Fire Station 39 – 4949 La Cuenta Drive in Tierrasanta

Fire Station 40 --13393 Salmon River Road in Rancho Penasquitos

Fire Station 46 – 14456 Lazanja Drive in Santaluz

Fire Station 47 – 6041 Edgewood Bend Court in Pacific Highlands

Lifeguard Stations in Ocean Beach, Mission Beach, La Jolla Shores and Pacific Beach

There is a limit of 10 sandbags per household or business. Sandbags will only be available when personnel are at the station.  Should they arrive to find the crew is on an emergency call, people may want to purchase sandbags from a retailer that carries them. 

While we are able to provide the sandbags, the fire stations will not have sand available.  People with access to the beach areas will be allowed to use beach sand.

—San Diego Fire-Rescue Department


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