BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A new storm system is set to bring more heavy rainfall throughout Kern County especially in mountain communities.

Locations throughout the county have received sand for sandbags to help residents prepare for the storm, according to the Kern County Fire Department.

The Kern County Fire Department provided a list of where you can take your sandbags to get filled up:


10300 San Diego St

Lake Isabella

Tank Park, 4901 Lake Isabella Blvd

Senior Center, 6401 Lake Isabella Blvd

Mt. Mesa, McCray Rd just south of Dogwood Avenue

Kern River Valley

Wafford Heights Park, east Evans Road

Hanning Flat, along Sierra Highway

Havilah, along Cal Bodfish Road

Kernville, Rodeo Grounds

Twin Oaks, Ed Oakley Hall

Pine Mountain Club

Kern County Fire Station

Walker Basin

Walser Road at Dailey Road


Lebec Road and Interstate 5

Frazier Park

Frazier Mountain County Park

Kern County Fire Station (West End Drive at Mt Pinos Way)

Lake of the Woods

Cuddy Hall


Elmo Highway and Scheitlin Avenue


Highline Road just east of Tucker Road


10th Street at Front Street (vacant lot)

Glenville Area

Linn’s Valley Poso Flat School (White River Rd at Hwy 155)

The sand is provided by the Kern County Public Works, according to KCFD. The needs of the community will be monitored and if additional sand-filling locations are needed locations may be added.

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