George Hiotis

Governor To Visit Z-ville For Shale Drilling Meeting

by George Hiotis on September 6, 2011 at 2:31 am

Governor John Kasich will be in Zanesville Wednesday to kick off a meeting that will focus on the expected boom in shale natural gas drilling in Ohio. The Governor’s press secretary Rob Nichols says Kasich will kick off the meeting that will include other local officials. Zane State College Director of Marketing Tamra Pace says President Paul Brown is also expected to speak at the event explaining all the things the college is doing to train workers for the energy jobs expected to be developed as a result of shale drilling for natural gas. The meeting will be held in the Campus Center starting at 6:30 pm.