Garden City, KS–Tuesday morning, U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall and a representative from Sen. Pat Roberts’ office met with local first responders and community leaders in response to the incident at the Tyson Fresh Meats facility. Interim fire chief Rick Collins and first responders were commended for their work to ensure safety and put out the fire.
Representative Marshall spoke to the media after the event:
Marshall’s initial reaction
On if there will be federal financial help
Impact of cattle industry on agriculture
Impact of cattle industry on southwest Kansas
Senator Moran said a few words during the event:
You can watch the full federal delegation visit, including comments by interim chief Collins and Senator Moran on the City of Garden City’s YouTube page by clicking here.