The city provides sandbags free of charge to Scottsdale residents in emergency situations. Usually when 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.
Bags are located at two locations:
- The Guard House at the city's Corporation Yard facility at 9191 E. San Salvador. Major cross streets are Via Linda and 91st Street. Sandbags at this site are usually pre-filled.
- The parking lot of District 1 Police Headquarters on the southeast corner of Miller and McKellips roads. At this site, bags are not pre-filled. Residents need to fill their own bags.
Call 480-312-5620 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. with questions.
Call the Police Department at 480-312-5000 after 4 p.m. in an emergency situation.