City Meets with Sam Kane Representatives

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - This morning, the City of Corpus Christi conducted a hearing with Sam Kane Beef Processors regarding the disconnection of services for unauthorized discharge in the City’s wastewater system and possible revocation of the company’s wastewater permit.

Representatives of Sam Kane Beef Processors provided a plan to address non-compliant wastewater issues.

In response to complaints regarding odor from the plant, the City does not regulate air quality issues.

The hearing has been suspended until Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. to allow Sam Kane Beef Processors the opportunity to engage in follow up action.

For more information, media representatives can contact Public Information Officer Gabriela Morrow at (361) 826-3583 or by email at