Iowa has reached another COVID-19 related milestone as 4,359 additional people were reported to have tested positive for the virus on Friday. That brings the total number of COVID-19 cases to more than 200,000.
At the time of the alleged betting, Tyson was resisting pressure from local officials to shut down the plant as a safety precaution. The company argued the plant, which can process nearly 20,000 hogs per day, was a vital market for farmers and critical to the meat supply.
GFAHFH purchased the lot for $15,000 on North 12th Street, adjacent to other property it previously acquired. This lot is part of a seven-lot subdivision FEDA had created in 2015. Three residential lots still remain available for purchase.