Nick Van Meter has been named as Maintenance Manager at Sims Brothers Recycling. The announcement was made by Gary Sims, president and CEO.
Van Meter is responsible for maintaining and servicing the recycling company’s private fleet of over 1,000 pieces of equipment including trucks, trailers, balers, cranes and custom-designed 15 thru 70-yard containers, lugger boxes and in-plant hoppers. 10 Sims Brothers teammates work in the firm’s five-bay service garage and separate weld shop, and report to Van Meter.… Read More
The September and October, 2013 unemployment figures have been released. Recall last month the government
shutdown caused a delay in providing the September numbers. The Marion County unemployment rate for September,
2013 was 7.9% and for October, 2013 the unemployment rate decreased to 7.5%. For Ohio, the unemployment rate in
September was 7.4%, seasonally adjusted. The October unemployment rate for Ohio increased to 7.5% seasonally
adjusted. The October, 2013 unemployment rate for the six surrounding counties are as follows: Crawford: 8.3 %:
Morrow: 6.5%; Delaware: 5.2%; Union: 5.2%; Hardin: 7.2%; and Wyandot: 6.1%.… Read More