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2017 Storm Prep: Citrus Heights offers free sandbags at two locations

Citrus Heights residents seeking to prepare for expected storms and flooding this season can grab a shovel and stock up on free sandbag supplies at two locations in the city. Free sand and bags in the city are…

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City opens addt’l free sandbag site for Citrus Heights residents

Updated Oct. 28, 7:56 a.m.– Preparing for winter weather and the potential for a “Godzilla El Nino” rainy season, the City of Citrus Heights opened up a second sandbag station outside City Hall last week, making it easy…

Citrus Heights residents fill up sandbags in preparation for storm. Photo by Luke Otterstad

STORM: Residents pile up on free sandbags

Updated Dec. 11, 9:46 a.m.– “Load your own” sandbag locations in Citrus Heights have been busy this week, with shovel-ready residents stopping by through Wednesday to load up on free sand in preparation for heavy rains and high…

Car, puddle, splash, water. Photo by Luke Otterstad

City gears up for storm; offers preparation tips for residents

Updated Dec. 10, 12:33 p.m.– The City of Citrus Heights is busy providing storm preparation tips and getting staff and equipment ready for fallen trees, clogged gutters and flooding that often accompany the heavy winds and rain expected…