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Verbatim: Sand available for property owners

Residents should bring a shovel to fill bags

Written statement issued Thursday morning by the City of Fort Wayne Director of Public Information:

Fort Wayne, Ind. - The City of Fort Wayne is placing sand and empty bags in the parking lot of the Conservation Club at 5702 Bluffton. The sand will be available by 9:30 this morning and is for residents who want sandbags to protect their property from high water. Residents will need to bring a shovel to fill the bags.

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