IMG_9474CADIZ – Oil and gas jobs that are not going to enough locals from the Ohio Valley have reached demonstration proportions.

Thursday, numerous union workers representing pipe fitters, electricians and many other skilled workers rallied to Cadiz with signs reading, “Demand local jobs for local workers” and “Build here, hire here.”

Many locals feel there have been too many from not only out-of-state hired to come in and build and operate these plants but also from other countries and they have decided to do something about it. Read the full story in our July 18 edition now available in our office.