Update on Tropical Storm Cristobal; Sandbag Locations Announced

Post Date:June 03, 2020 9:03 AM

Hahnville, LA – St. Charles Parish President Matthew Jewell and the Emergency Operations Center are closely monitoring recently formed Tropical Storm Cristobal. In preparation of potential inclement weather, the Department of Public Works will take the following actions:

Today, Wednesday, June 3, 2020, HESCO baskets are being placed along the Des Allemands bulkhead.

Beginning tomorrow, Thursday, June 4, 2020, sand and sandbags will be put out for St. Charles Parish residents only. Please bring your own shovel and only take what you need. All locations should be open by the end of the day Thursday.


  • East Bank Bridge Park
  • West Bank Bridge Park

District I

  • Hackberry Street southwest of the pump station between Gassen Street and Luling Estates Drive
  • Bamboo Street and Plantation Road
  • Across from 198 Keller Street
  • King Street behind the school
  • End of River Park Drive
  • School House Road near railroad tracks
  • Boutte Estates at the curve

District II

  • Willowdale Boulevard and East Heather next to the levee
  • Rex Street between Davis Drive and Evelyn Drive east of Pump Station Road
  • Sugarhouse Road and Angus Drive

District III

  • Red Church Subdivision
  • Ormond Fire House on Ormond Boulevard

District IV

  • Twin Bridge Road and Down the Bayou Road
  • LA 631 (Old Spanish Trail) behind St. Gertrude Catholic Church 
  • LA 306 at Badeaux Lane East
  • Grand Bayou Road and Sunshine Drive 

District V

  • Fourth Street
  • Bar None Subdivision
  • Charles Towne Subdivision
  • Fairfield Subdivision
  • I-310 Service Road
  • Oakland Subdivision
  • Preston Hollow and River Road
  • River View
  • Dianne Place

District VI

  • Montz Recreation Park
  • New Sarpy Recreation Park
  • Norco Elementary School at the Spillway Levee
  • Norco Fire Station
  • Norco Adult Learning Center on 2nd Street and Apple

District VII

  • George Cousins Road and West Heather Street
  • Valencia Street and Primrose Drive

The full list of locations can also be viewed here.

Additional information regarding Tropical Storm Cristobal will be forthcoming and residents are encouraged to be prepared for inclement weather. Please follow official parish communications for updates via Facebook (@stcharlesgov), Cox Channel 6, ATT U-verse Channel 99 and our website at

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