Leave beach sand alone, Vancouver warns on Day 3 of salt shortage frenzy


Vancouver, Canada. Photo source: ©© Ruth Hartnup

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Stealing a pail of beach sand is not a solution to Metro Vancouver’s road salt shortage – and it could result in a hefty fine…

Read Full Article, CTV News Vancouver (01-06-2016)

Desperate to melt the ice? Don’t use beach sand, says Vancouver Park Board, CTV News Vancouver (01-05-2016)
As ice continues to plague parts of Metro Vancouver, some beach-goers were spotted scooping up sand from Kitsilano Beach…