Governor Wolf Visits Juniata, Union County Companies, Highlights Economic Growth and Workforce Development

first_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitter July 26, 2018 Economy,  Press Release,  Workforce Development Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf visited two central Pennsylvania companies, Champion Modular, in Juniata County, and Playworld, in Union County that received support through the administration’s workforce and economic development programs.“It’s wonderful to see the incredible work being done at these facilities and I’m proud that the commonwealth has partnered with businesses that are committed to investing in their employees and their local communities,” said Governor Wolf.The first governor’s first stop was at the home manufacturer, Champion Modular, in Juniata County, a company that was supported through a 2016 project with the Governor’s Action Team. Through this project Champion was able to reopen a vacant manufacturing facility, rehire many of the workers, and invest in the region’s local economy.The governor’s second stop was at the playground equipment manufacturer, Playworld, in Union County. Supported through the commonwealth’s incumbent worker training program, Playworld has trained more than 250 workers over the past few years.center_img Governor Wolf Visits Juniata, Union County Companies, Highlights Economic Growth and Workforce Developmentlast_img read more

Winter Weather Advisory issued for the tri-state

first_imgWilmington, Oh. — The National Weather Service says winter returns to the tri-state this week. A winter weather advisory from 6 p.m. of Tuesday to 4 p.m. on Wednesday has been issued.Forecasters say a low-pressure system will move into the area Tuesday evening bringing a larger shield of moisture and precipitation beginning Tuesday night. The precipitation is expected to continue through Wednesday morning and could bring 1 to 3 inches of snow and up to one-tenth of an inch of ice. The chance of winter precipitation Tuesday into Wednesday is 90 percent.last_img