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Giant Hole South of Canby

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by DieselScout, Jun 30, 2016.

  1. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

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    Anyone have an idea of what they are building/digging South of Canby, just west of Barlow Rd? Huge hole about 15 feet deep with, with the dirt mounded around it. I thought it maybe an expansion of sewer treatment or something CEMEX is doing across from their existing plant.
     
  2. Jamie6.5

    Jamie6.5 Western OR Well-Known Member

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    That's the hole they plan to put PDXer's common sense in, before the November election arrives.

    LOL
     
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  3. BillM

    BillM Amity OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    You only need a hole about the size of a soda can to bury the amount of common sense
    left in Portland.
     
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  4. Jamie6.5

    Jamie6.5 Western OR Well-Known Member

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    I KNEW someone was gonna call me on that one!

    Well played Bill, well played indeed.

    ETA: But you know PDX city officials overestimate those things.
     
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  5. albin25

    albin25 Lewiston Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I was going to say it was probably another in a series of giant Rat holes for the various levels of Government to throw our taxes into.The regular landfill's are probably getting overloaded...
    ...For many years they simply used to flush it into the ocean, but what with Global Warming they started using landfills when Al Gore convinced them to worry about our money-waste raising sea level changes and they decided to blame it on icebergs melting.
    (ever wonder why they were always talking about our landfills reaching capacity a few years ago...they needed the room in landfills for your taxes)
     
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  6. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    It's a landfill for all the BS pouring out of Salem.
     
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  7. CoastRange57

    CoastRange57 Western Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    You cannot dig a hole deep enough for that.
     
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  8. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    The hole is what they are building. Its a mine for gravel
     
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  9. etrain16

    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Maybe the English Pit is opening a new range down south...
     
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  10. mike633

    mike633 Oregon City Member

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    Throw our governor and all her Dem. puppets in first, then fill the hole with concrete!
     
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  11. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, that makes sense. CEMEX expansion seemed most likely.
     
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