The city provides sandbags free of charge to Scottsdale residents in emergency situations and when significant storms are forecast.
Citizens need to show a current utility bill to verify Scottsdale residency. There is a limit of 10 sand bags per household.
We provide sand, bags and shovels - but be ready to fill your own bags.
Bags are provided at two locations:
- Scottsdale Corporation Yard facility (9191 E. San Salvador)
Near Via Linda and 91st Street
Sandbags/sand will be available in the parking lot of the inspection services building, which is east of the guard shack on San Salvador Drive (map)
- District 1 Police Headquarters (7601 E. McKellips Road)
Southeast corner of Miller and McKellips roads
Sandbags/sand will be available in the parking lot (map)
Call the Police Department non-emergency line at 480-312-5000 for more information.