Yakima County has sandbags for use in a flood emergency to combat floods for use on levees, floodgates, bridges and roads.

Private individuals can obtain full sandbags from the following local businesses:

Ace Steins Hardware
(509) 965-2622
7200 West Nob Hill 

Wheeler Rock Products
(509) 877-2025
250 Cowin Lane

Extra sand can be purchased at:

Central Pre-Mix
(509) 248-2041

Columbia Ready Mix
(509) 457-3654

Sandbags used along Ahtanum Creek during the 2006 flood to prevent channel avulsion.

Polypropylene Sandbags

White PolyPropylene Sandbag

Burlap Sandbag

Burlap Sandbag