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Performance Pet Products
January 18, 2018
Mitchell's 2017 building permits rise to $37.42 million
Without two city-supported projects, investment in Mitchell would have hit its lowest point since 2013. Two of the three largest community investments...
January 18, 2018 - 8:07am
September 7, 2017
OUR VIEW: The wrong way to do business
Performance Pet Products' recently approved $20 million expansion is fantastic for Mitchell, but the way the company went about the project wasn't....
September 7, 2017 - 8:33am
September 5, 2017
Performance Pet expansion project approved
Dozens of jobs and millions of dollars worth of investment are on their way to Mitchell. The Mitchell City Council approved a plan at Tuesday...
September 5, 2017 - 8:46pm
September 4, 2017
$2.6M Performance Pet TIF faces council Tuesday
In just one week's time, the city of Mitchell could quickly complete the process to add a 24th tax increment financing district in city limits....
September 4, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 28, 2017
Performance Pet TIF clears first hurdle
One month ago, the owners of Performance Pet Products could afford a $17 million reinvestment in Mitchell, but the company is now on track to...
August 28, 2017 - 4:27pm
August 26, 2017
Performance Pet seeks city TIF funds to support expansion
A local organization says a $20 million investment in Mitchell won't be possible without financial help from the city. One month after Mitchell's...
August 26, 2017 - 8:00am
July 24, 2017
Heavy opposition to Performance Pet expansion heard
With an odor emitted from Performance Pet Products’ proposed Mitchell facility a “possibility,” the city’s Planning Commission determined...
July 24, 2017 - 2:57pm
July 23, 2017
Zoning updates, Performance Pet expansion on Planning Comm. agenda
Back-to-back city meetings Monday afternoon could prove interesting during what's typically an off-week for Mitchell's City Council. The City...
July 23, 2017 - 1:39pm
July 21, 2017
Performance Pet sets sights on canning operation near I-90
Performance Pet Products will have a page full of questions to answer before it can add a 70,000-square-foot pet food canning operation near...
July 21, 2017 - 3:22pm
July 11, 2017
Former 'Boy Wonder' utilizes Mitchell manufacturer for Gentle Giants dog charity
The Boy Wonder is looking to save the world one can of dog food at a time — and he's chosen a Mitchell manufacturer to help. Burt Ward,...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22am
August 9, 2013
Ammonia leak contained at Performance Pet, authorities say
Emergency crews responded to a report of an ammonia leak Friday morning at the Performance Pet Products plant in eastern Mitchell. The leak...
August 9, 2013 - 12:36pm