Sand and Sand Bags Available for Flood Prevention
Sand and sand bags are available at the following locations for residents who require them to protect their property from high water swelling. All aspects of the sandbagging process are the responsibility of the homeowner, and these materials have been provided strictly for flood protection purposes.
• City of Enderby & Electoral Area F - Public Works yard located at 2308 McGowan Avenue
• Electoral Areas B & C - At the North side parking lot of BX Swan Lake Fire Department located at 5764 Silver Star Road/East Dedecker Road
• Village of Lumby & Electoral Areas D and E – Across from the arena on Shields Avenue
The Regional District of North Okanagan advises any person working near creeks, streams and rivers to use extreme caution and safety measures. Fast moving water may cause erosion and bank instability.
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