Flood Info: Want to volunteer?

2011-06-07T19:30:00Z 2011-06-22T15:41:39Z Flood Info: Want to volunteer? Sioux City Journal
June 07, 2011 7:30 pm

Volunteer Hotlines:

Sioux City/Dakota Dunes Volunteer Center: 712-224-1001

South Sioux City/Dakota City Volunteer hotline: 2-1-1

Sandbagging Efforts:

Blencoe: Volunteers are needed to help sandbag Wednesday in Blencoe. Take I-29 to the Blencoe exit, then into town to the county shed.

Wynstone: Volunteers needed to help build sandbag walls in low lying areas of Wynstone Wednesday beginning at 9 a.m. Call Kelli Fernando with any questions: 712-490-7580.

South Sioux City - Empty sandbags are available at the SSC City Hall and Public Works building.  Sand can be delivered to those  in affected inundation areas according to the Corps. of Engineers maps. Further questions can be directed to the EOC at 402-494-7570.

Sioux City: Volunteers are needed to help fill sandbags at the Long Lines Family Center Tuesday, June 7, and each morning this week from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. These sandbags are being distributed throughout the region, including Brown's Lake and S. Sioux City.

Brown's Lake - Volunteers needed from 9 a.m. to noon through Friday, June 10.

Call 712-224-1001 to sign up and bring work gloves and shovels.

- The Norm Waitt Siouxland Y needs sandbagging volunteers.

Minute-by-minute volunteer requests:

Siouxland Flooding Facebook Group provides up to the minute updates and volunteer needs - must have Facebook account.

Pet Foster Homes Needed:

Call the Siouxland Humane Society at 712-252-2614 if you can house area pets displaced by flooding.

Siouxland Humane Society, 1015 Tri-View Ave. in Sioux City.


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