West Jordan considers demolition of silos

City calls Sugar Factory unsafe, arts committee wants an arts complex

By Jared Page
Deseret News, 13 October 2010, page B2

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The West Jordan City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to award a $49,000 contract for asbestos to be removed from the Sugar Factory's north and east buildings in preparation for demolition. The council is expected to choose a company to demolish the facility at its October 27 or November 10 meeting.

City building official Bill Bailey issued a condemnation order for the entire complex on September 29, calling for the buildings and silos to be demolished within 60 days.