Press Release Last update on this page: 9/1/18 at 6:22 pm The city of Charleston continues to operate at OPCON 1 as officials monitor Hurricane Dorian’s path and make pre-storm preparations. Beginning at 8 am tomorrow, the city of Charleston will have a limited supply of free sand and bags available for residents to build their own sandbags. Residents should bring their own shovels for assembly. Staff will be on-site to provide assistance, as needed. The self-serve pick-up locations are: 14 Sumar Street (Old Piggly Wiggly site) West Ashley Park, 3601 Mary Ader Avenue James Island Town Hall, 1122 Dills […]