Why are we adding sand?

The south end of Deerfield Beach and the entire town of Hillsboro Beach along northern Broward County is a 3.8-mile long stretch of beach that is deemed critically eroded by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection from (R3 – R23). Private development is threatened throughout this area between R4.5 and R23.

The City of Deerfield Beach is placing approximately 33,000 cubic yards of sand from R-5 to the R6+700 border. 

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1. How long is the project expected to last?
2. Why are we adding sand?
3. How much of the beach will impacted?
4. How much sand will be placed?
5. Why are we utilizing dredged sand instead of a truck haul?
6. Will I be able use the beach during construction?