City to Issue Sandbags

Posted on July 11, 2019

The City of Picayune will issue sandbags to the City of Picayune residents today, July 11, between 9 am and 5 pm. As usual, there will be a 10 bag limit per household. The pickup location is 309 Stephens Street. City of Picayune personnel will be on site to assist loading. At this time there are no plans to issue bags on Friday, July 12th.

Four (4) “bag your own” satellite sandbagging centers will be set up at the following locations with bags and sand, (bring your own shovel). These facilities will be monitored until 530 pm on Friday, June 12th.

Mildred Mitchell Park at 1901 Daniels Road

First United Pentecostal Church at 123 Kendrick Lane

Weeks Chapel United Methodist Church  801 Third St.

Pinewood Drive

Sandbags will be delivered to individuals that are elderly or handicapped. Please call 601-799-0602, 601-798-0031, or 311 to request delivery between until 530 pm today. After hour calls need to be made to the Picayune Police Department at 601-798-7411.