Advertisement

North Platte City Council discusses possible venue change for future packing plant meetings

Published: Jun. 15, 2021 at 10:03 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 15, 2021 at 10:04 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - A possible change of venue could be in the works when it comes to the proposed beef packing plant.

As it stands, Sustainable Beef LLC hasn’t submitted a redevelopment plan to the council. Nonetheless, the council wants to be prepared.

Mayor Brandon Kelliher said he received a written request to consider the relocation whenever an item relating to the $280 million project is on the agenda.

City officials have budgeted $4,200 for technology capabilities at the temporary host site.

In March, Sustainable Beef LLC, announced plans to build a 875-employee beef processing plant on the city’s east side.

Mayor Kelliher said several churches have offered their facility at no extra cost. No action was taken after the discussion.

Copyright 2021 KNOP. All rights reserved.