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Sandbags available in Black Hawk County

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The Black Hawk County Emergency Management Commission is providing sandbags for residents who need them.

People in Waterloo can pick up sandbags at the Waste Management Site located at 3505 Easton Ave. Sandbags are available around the clock, but a guard will be at the entrance gate after 4:00 p.m.

Cedar Falls residents can pick up sandbags at the Transfer Station located at E. 15th Street from 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Residents in Waterloo and Cedar Falls must show proof of residency when picking up sandbags.

The Black Hawk County Engineers' Office has also dumped 15 tons of sand and 200 sandbags outside the north fence at the Longfellow shop located at 1329 Longfellow Ave., for rural residents.

Sand and bags are also available at the school yard in Finchford.

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