Lewisburg mayor supports fight against Pleasants sale

John Manchester, Mayor of Lewisburg

John Manchester, Mayor of Lewisburg

John Manchester, the Mayor of Lewisburg, advocates in a Nov. 6 opinion piece in the WV Gazette-Mail for opposition to FirstEnergy's possible sale of the Pleasant power station. 

"One thing that clearly will not spur economic development in West Virginia is for Mon Power and Potomac Edison electric customers to pay millions of dollars to bail out those utilities’ Ohio-based parent company, FirstEnergy.
Yet this is exactly what FirstEnergy is trying to do."

READ THE FULL COLUMN IN THE WV GAZETTE-MAIL.