City of White Rock crews were at the beach Monday collecting garbage after last week's storm. (Aaron Hinks photo)

City of White Rock crews continue storm-cleanup effort

Debris from Thursday's storm litters beach from east to west

City of White Rock crews were at the waterfront Monday to collect garbage after last week’s devastating storm.

A section of the city’s iconic pier was destroyed as heavy winds and waves knocked moored boats loose, which eventually battered and destroyed the mid-section of the pier.

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It’s estimated that just eight of approximately 30 boats that were moored at the dock survived.

Sections of West and East Beach remain littered with debris.

Monday, city crews were using a utility vehicle to collect garbage strewn about.

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