Roanoke County officials have set up a sand bagging station to help with storm preparation and you do not have to be a county citizen to utilize the service.
The station is located in the parking lot of the Brambleton Center at 3738 Branbleton Avenue beginning today until 8:00 p.m., tomorrow from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
People are asked to bring their own bags and shovels, although they will have those items on site.
The sand is available on a first come, first serve basis while supplies last.
SANDBAG STATION: Roanoke County is opening up sand=-bagging stations at The Brambleton Center beginning today.— ABC 13 News - WSET (@ABC13News) September 12, 2018
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