Coos Bay Sand For Sale?

, Posted: Tue, November 27 2012 at 8:11 AM, Updated: Tue, November 27 2012 at 8:11 AM

If one local company gets their way, sand fromcoos bay may soon be shipped across the United States.     

Ocean Grove Development Group based in Ashland is seeking proposals from contractors to sell sand from a 69 acre property.

The company says there is a high demand for sand in the use of construction.

But local sand miners have their doubts, saying it's unlikely there is a market for sand outside of the coastal community.

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