Chicken Plant

Dreamstime
December 07, 2017 - 8:31 pm
Sedgwick County has withdrawn its bid for a Tyson Foods chicken processing plant. The move comes following several weeks of public opposition. The Wichita Eagle reports the Greater Wichita Partnership confirmed on Thursday that Sedgwick County has taken itself out of the running for the project...
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Dreamstime
September 27, 2017 - 9:48 pm
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Saline County commissioners are supporting an effort to bring a Tyson chicken plant to Cloud County and Concordia. The commission Tuesday signed a letter in support of the $300 million project. The Salina Journal reports letter says the plant would benefit the entire region...
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Dreamstime
September 18, 2017 - 8:31 pm
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — Local officials have backed away from offering a key incentive for a planned Tyson Foods Inc. chicken-processing plant in northeast Kansas. The Lawrence Journal-World reports Leavenworth County commissioners said Monday that they're no longer prepared to issue industrial...
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