Other news from the County Commissioners tonight includes a resolution that passed approving tax abatement for Worthington Foods.
Larry Merry, Executive Director of the Port Authority says this will give Worthington an additional facility in town.
“They’ll have two facilities; they’ll have a large facility at North Pointe Park and then this one at our airport park so we’re very happy that we were able to help a major employer like that,” says Merry.
The Muskingum County Commissioners have a decision to make. They have to decide whether or not to sign a letter of support so Frontier Community Services can continue a housing project that will benefit low income families.
Rod Siddons, the Chief Development Officer for Frontier says the project will provide affordable housing for local residents.
“The benefit to the community is the addition of 76 new affordable apartments for people who are essentially working class,”...
After it was discovered last week that the Nader’s Insurance building in Zanesville was deteriorating, local officials are taking a proactive approach to make sure it doesn’t become an epidemic in the downtown area.
Zanesville Fire Chief Dave Lacy says they plan on performing thorough inspections on other downtown buildings.
“One of the things we can look for is infiltration of water into these buildings this is normally what causes the partial collapses to occur is the...
The Coshocton County sheriff’s office is investigating a fatal accident.
It happened on County Road 41 in Jefferson Township.
Deputies say that 43-year-old Daniel Fitch of Coshocton was driving west on 41, at a high rate of speed, when he lost control, slid sideways going off the right side of the road, striking a parked pick-up truck, a three and another vehicle.
Today was the last day of the third annual Home and Garden show at the Fairgrounds here in Zanesville. The Buckeye Valley Building Industry Association (BIA) was here this weekend showing off booths for anyone interested in any type of home improvement projects.
Kim Blackstone, Executive Manager of BIA, welcomed special guest Spongebob Squarepants out to the show today since he is always doing projects of his own, and to visit with the children who were attending the show....