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Free sand is available at participating community leagues and Roadway Maintenance Yards.

Free sand is provided during winter weather to use on your icy sidewalks and walkways. Remember to bring your own container when you visit your local community sandbox or Roadway Maintenance Yard.

Although every attempt is made to keep sand boxes filled, crews fill them as time permits. Activities such as plowing, blading and sanding roads take priority over additional courtesy services like filling sandboxes. 

Community Sandbox Locations

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Request a Community Sandbox

Neighbourhoods that have never had a sandbox previously and would like one, should contact their community league to make the request.

The community league is asked to call 311 to make the request on behalf of the neighbourhood.

For neighbourhoods with no community league, residents can call 311 directly to make the request.

Roadway Maintenance Yard Locations

Sand is available at City of Edmonton roadway maintenance yards at the following locations:

Sand is located outside the fence. Please do not drive into the yards. 

Notifications

Roadway Alerts

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For More Information

Roadway Maintenance

Telephone

Call 311 for more information, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Note: Email is monitored during business hours.

In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

TTY 780-944-5555
Email parksandroads@edmonton.ca
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/cityofedmonton
Twitter http://www.twitter.com/cityofedmonton

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