The Cowlitz Foot Patrol will be handing out free backpacks with school supplies to local students in grades K-12 this Sunday, August 23 from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. This will be a “drive thru” event at Monticello Middle School back parking lot, and is open to all students. Please wear your masks, and practice social distancing as you make your way in and out of the parking lot. Volunteers will hand out the backpacks your children need for elementary, middle and high school.  Promptly exit the area once you receive them. The address for Monticello Middle School is 1225 28th Avenue.