Water Resources Division

Flood Preparedness & Awareness


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

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

White Polyproylene Sand Bag

White PoloyPropylene

Plain Burlap

Canvas Sand Bag

Private individuals can obtain sandbags from the following local businesses.

Central Pre-Mix
Yakima 509-248-2041
Sunnyside 509-837-5171
Toppenish 509-865-2975

Columbia Ready Mix
Parker 509-457-3654

Western Materials
Yakima 509-575-3000