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Hendry County Hurricane Prep Announcements

In Hendry County, sandbag distribution began Thursday.  Residents need to bring their own shovels and are encouraged to bring their own bags if possible and limit themselves to 25 bag-fulls.  Sandbag distribution locations include:

South LaBelle - LaBelle Rodeo Grounds – 100 Rodeo Drive/ State Road 29 South

North LaBelle – Bob Mason Park – County Road 78

Felda – Felda Fire Department - 1100 County Road 830

Montura- Montura Clubhouse – 255 N. Hacienda Street

Montura – Montura Fire Department - 465 Avenida Del Sur

Pioneer - Pioneer Community Center – 910 Panama Avenue

Pioneer – Pioneer Fire Department - 2499 Hendry Isles Blvd

Clewiston –Health Department – 1100 Olympia Street

Clewiston – John Boy Auditorium - 1200 W C Owen Avenue

In Hendry County residents are encouraged to sign up for emergency alerts by texting “HENDRYFLA” to 888777.  Residents can also call the county’s Emergency Management Department at 863-674-5400.  Hendry County Emergency Management can also be followed at www.preparehendry.com and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/hendrycountyemergencymanagement.