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Local officials looking out for local interests?

April 19, 2014
The Marietta Times

The recent statements by local officials concerning the proposed severance tax raise questions about their commitment to the local communities. Returning dollars to our county should be one of the major considerations. The oil and gas industry impacts local services like any other industry. They are significant users of our township roads. They receive the same fire and police protection as well. These services are largely provided by our townships which will be providing the upfront cost for these services.



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