EDINBURG, Texas – Hidalgo County is also setting up sandbag distribution centers. Precinct 4 location on M Road in Edinburg is one of four county locations setup for distribution. Sandbags were distributed all day until 4:00 p.m. A limit of six sandbags were given per residency.
Sanitation workers say most residents picking up the sandbags were concerned about flooding and wanted to be prepared. Sandbag distribution has ended for the day however county officials say they will meet in the morning to discuss if they will continue distributing sandbags tomorrow.