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Water attractions to replace E. coli contaminated sandboxes in Redwood City (VIDEO)

By Alexandra Wexler | 16 Dec 2010

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Related News: E. coli outbreaks close sandboxes at two Redwood City parks

For the past two years, Redwood City’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services department has been waging war with two of the city’s sandboxes, which have suffered from recurring bouts of E. coli bacterial contamination. Having finally thrown up their hands, the parks department is ripping out the sand features at Stafford and Maddux Parks, and replacing them with water features. Construction began just before Thanksgiving, and should be completed by mid-January.

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