by B. Smith and C. E. Hunt
The pace of the Bureau of Reclamation’s Limpia-Rescado irrigation project is picking up steam.
More cement and now some large stones.
Contractors are unloading the cement while…
the stones await unloading.
Finally, the contractor secures equipment to try to unload the stones.
Not an easy job.
Some “cussing” is underway as to why a side-dump car was not used. Apparently, the LCN prohibits the use of side-dump carts at this team track after the highway department created a huge mess a few years ago.
The excitement in Sanderson is building as the project takes shape. Talk is that a warehouse may be built to ship onions along the spur, but we will see on that.