All Fire Stations in Laguna Beach have free empty sand bags.  Sand can be purchased at the following locations:

Please call ahead to make sure sand is available and prices are subject to change.  The City does not provide or place sandbags for the public except where there are known problems of flooding from City Streets.

Ganahl Lumber
6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
1765 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach
(949) 494-6538

Home Depot
6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
27401 La Paz Road
Laguna Niguel
(949) 831-3698

Home Depot
6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
24332 El Toro Rd
Laguna Woods
(949) 598-9171

Larry's Building Materials (Fill Sand is available)
1975 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach
(949) 494-1107

Contingency Floodproofing Measures - Gates

How to Use Sandbags

Important phone numbers:

  • In the event of a life-threatening emergency, call 911
  • To report flooding, clogging or blocked storm drains, fallen trees or roadway debris, call 949-497-0701
  • Fallen power lines are extremely dangerous.  Report and downed lines to Southern California Edison (SCE) by calling 1-800-611-1911.  Always assume the downed line is alive.
  • San Diego Gas and Electric (Portions of South Laguna) 1-800-411-7343
  • Southern California Gas Company, 1-800-427-2200
  • Laguna Beach County Water District 949-494-1041
  • South Coast Water District (South Laguna) 949-499-4555
  • Police Traffic Reporting 949-497-0747