Stories tagged: Central Pre-Mix
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 7:33 p.m.
Children find human remains in Coeur d’Alene rock quarry
Two kids exploring a rock quarry behind Central Premix in Coeur d’Alene discovered bones and some clothing last weekend.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 7:01 a.m.
Spokane County Conservation District pays $1.2 million for unused quarry in Spokane Valley
The Spokane Conservation District plans to transform a defunct gravel quarry on the lower South Hill into a sprawling public park with walking trails, a tree nursery and other natural …
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Concrete company seeks to open sand deposit in Mead; residents rally against plan
Spokane’s Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co. wants to mine a sand deposit in Mead, but neighbors are against the proposal before the county hearing examiner
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 11:48 a.m.
Spokane County sells gravel pit, former SCRAPS animal shelter
Spokane County will receive nearly $400,000 in cash and 20,000 tons worth of gravel in a deal to sell a former gravel site to Central Pre-Mix as it moves its …
Thu., March 26, 2015
Valley’s mining ban gets panned
The Spokane Valley City Council got an earful of opposition to its temporary mining moratorium at a public hearing Tuesday evening. Spokane County Planning Director John Pederson spoke on behalf …
Wed., Jan. 28, 2015
Washington adopts Spokane River water flow rules
The state of Washington has adopted rules governing how much water must flow in the Spokane River. The levels, announced Tuesday, disappointed rafters and environmental groups, who had pushed for …
Tue., Dec. 16, 2014
Central Pre-Mix strikes deal with Spokane Rock
Spokane Rock Products Inc. will lay off 42 workers as it sells its asphalt operations to Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co. The deal between the two companies also calls for Spokane …
Sat., June 25, 2011
Weight limits put on southbound Sullivan Road Bridge
The city of Spokane Valley announced late Wednesday that weight restrictions were being put in place on the southbound lanes of the Sullivan Road bridge. The relative suddenness of the …
Mon., Feb. 7, 2011
Steam system cures concrete faster, saves company money
A Spokane Valley company that plays a key role in building highways across the Western U.S. has found a way to save significant amounts of energy at its manufacturing plant. …
Thu., Sept. 23, 2010
Free workshop offers brick and mortar lessons Saturday
Leaders in the Spokane Preservation Advocates organization have come up with a novel way to restore old buildings. They are going to do it one brick at a time by …
Tue., Feb. 16, 2010
Hurdles await park plan
Spokane County and Airway Heights officials will meet this month to discuss a regional sports park on the Spokane County Raceway Park grounds. It’s a goal the two governments have …
Thu., Aug. 28, 2008
50 years of concrete
Some of the largest structures in the Inland Northwest were built with products from a Spokane Valley company that is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Last week, the company …