Sand and Sandbags Available for Flood Prevention

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 2, 2015

CONTACT: Jerry Derr at 605-720-1625

Sand and Sandbags Available for Flood Prevention 

Sturgis, SD - The Meade County Highway Department and Emergency Management Office have made sand and sandbags available for public use at the Piedmont City Hall.  Some residents in the Piedmont and Golden Valley Subdivision areas have suffered flooding to their properties. On June 3, sand and sandbags will be available on-site in the Golden Valley Subdivision. 

Current weather forecasts predict a chance of more storms and continued flooding.  All Meade County roads are open at this time.  

If you experience flooding or find debris blocking a county road, bridge or culvert, please contact the Meade County Sheriff’s Office at: 605-347-2681.