Nov 102014
 
Silo demolition now underway

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 5, 2014 – Demolition is underway on the former CEMEX cement silos in West Sacramento’s Pioneer Bluff area. That region is a corridor of riverfront along South River Road north of the freeway. The former heavy-industrial area is now zoned for mixed-use urban development. The new uses are expected to come in [...]

Oct 272014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT. 27, 2014 – City officials will celebrate West Sacramento’s progress tomorrow morning (Tuesday, Oct. 28) as a wrecking ball begins the demolition of the former CEMEX cement storage silos at 1501 South River Road. The silos are located along the riverfront, south of U.S. 50 between the freeway and 15th Street. [...]

Feb 122012
 
Public-private partnership builds rail spur for cement plant, port

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 8, 2012– On Jan. 25, the Port of West Sacramento opened a new rail track extension that links the Port Main Terminal with the Cemex cement and aggregate facility near the Port. The 5,000 foot track segment is also capable of serving other rail customers. Built through a public-private partnership between the [...]