- The Enterprise
- The Recorder
Due to forecasted severe weather, the Charles County Department of Emergency Services is providing sandbags to county residents who need them to protect property.
Sand will be available 2 to 7 p.m. today and Saturday, Oct. 27, in the first parking lot at Laurel Springs Park at 5940 Radio Station Road in La Plata. Residents are responsible for picking up empty sandbags at the Department of Emergency Services building at 10425 Audie Lane, off of Radio Station Road in La Plata, from the front porch under the awning, transporting the bags to Laurel Springs Park and filling them with sand.
There is a limit of 10 bags per person. Residents should bring a shovel to fill the bags. No shovels or other tools will be provided.