October 23, 2020

Shredded Rubber Playground Mulch Worries Some Parents

WEST SACRAMENTO– Parents in West Sacramento worried about tire mulch at Delta Gardens Park. And in the summer heat, they’re concerned that mulch made of recycled tires could be putting their children at risk.

“We’ve always wanted them to replace it,” said Cindy Huerta, who lives across the street.

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