Emergency Sandbags Available To RAC Residents


Emergency Sandbags Available To RAC Residents

Staff Report

Rio Arriba County’s Fire and Emergency Services is issuing sandbags for county residents who are threatened by flooding to use.  Any Rio Arriba County resident can come pick up empty sandbags at the Fire Marshal’s Office on 1122 Industrial Park Rd. in Espanola.

Also starting on Wednesday afternoon the county will have sand available at the Rio Chama Chevron so people can fill their sandbags.

For more information call Fire and Emergency Services at (505) 747-1941

Recent flooding in Rio Arriba county is endangering homes and drivers. This boulder rolled off the mesa onto the road near El Guique. Arroyos were overflowing throughout the county. Valley Daily Post photo by Robert Naranjo