211 volunteers and Council Bluffs staff filled 21,600 sandbags Saturday, July 9, 2011 at the Mid-America Center. 30 Marine Corp recruits also participated in Saturday’s efforts.
The City has a current inventory of 128,880 sandbags on 2,384 pallets. And has a goal to supply 20,000 sand bags per week.
Volunteers are still needed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to sandbag at the Mid America Center.
Please wear closed toe shoes: no flip flops or sandals.
VOLUNTEERS MUST REGISTER IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE CALL 712-325-4736.