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Here is where Baltimore City residents can park and get sandbags during flooding

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Posted at 7:48 PM, Oct 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-29 18:12:46-04

BALTIMORE — The Department of Public Works is getting ready for heavy rainfall and expected flooding in parts of Baltimore City.

Limited free sandbags will be available to city residents on Friday from approximately 9am to 3pm at the following locations:

  • Fell’s Point – Intersection of Thames and Caroline Streets
  • Frederick Avenue – Still Meadow Church located at 5110 Frederick Avenue
  • Cherry Hill – 2601 Spellman Road

A maximum of 10 sandbags will be handed out on a first-come, first-served basis. Proof of city residency must be shown.

Free garage parking will also be available until 9am Sunday for city residents living in low lying areas at risk of flooding.

  • The Fleet and Eden Garage at 501 S. Eden St.
  • The Caroline Street Garage at 805 S. Caroline St.
  • The Little Italy Garage at 400 S. Central Ave.

Meanwhile, the area continues to prepare for Halloween festivities which will result in temporary road closures.

Starting October 29 through October 31, the areas listed below will close to traffic each night from 6pm to 6am.

South of Aliceanna Street

North of Thames Street

East of S. Bond Street

West of S. Ann Street

The following intersections will also be closed this weekend starting at approximately 6:00 p.m. each evening.

S. Regester Street and Aliceanna Street

S. Bethel St and Aliceanna Street

S. Bond St and Aliceanna Street

Special rideshare drop-off/pick-up areas have been established this weekend at the following locations.

Thames Street at Caroline Street

1634 Aliceanna Street

Wolf Street at Aliceanna Street

Thames Street at Wolf Street