For Immediate Release:

Subject:  Potential Flooding in the City of Humboldt

Date of this release: March 13, 2019

Humboldt, IA – Due to continued rain and snow melt, the Humboldt County Emergency Management Agency which is comprised of representatives of each city in Humboldt County, The Board of Supervisors and the Sheriff’s office has decided to offer the citizens of Humboldt sandbagging supplies. The sand bags and sand pile will be available after 1200 PM Wednesday March 13, 2019 at the Humboldt County Secondary Roads Building, East of Humboldt near Humboldt Motor Sales. Look for the Hoop Building.

The sand bags will be available for self-fill and self-haul. Please only take what you absolutely need.

For comments: David L. Penton, Coordinator (Acting Coordinator Humboldt County EMA)

dpenton@kcso.net 515-295-5904