(County Board of Supervisors to hold a special meeting)…It will be held Wednesday morning.
The meeting is to discuss One World Beef. That is the company buying the National Beef facility in Brawley. The special meeting is to discuss county assistance to One World that will allow them to begin operations. Among the assistance being considered will be low to no interest loans. The Imperial Irrigation District has approved a package to allow One World Beef to operate the plant. That package includes special water and power rates. The new company would like to open the plant by the end of the year, initially hiring about 800 people. The special Supervisors meeting will be held in the Board Chambers in El Centro.