Governor Visits Vernal On “Capitol for a Day” Tour
May 6, 2013
“I’m excited to be in Utah’s rural communities and visit with people,” said the Governor. “Today I get to be with the people of Vernal and the Uintah Basin area. These are good people who work hard and are a vital part of the economic success of this state.”
While in Vernal, the Governor will meet with residents, local leaders and officials at the following locations:
11:30 AM, Brad Haslem, Inc. – A local business that went from a one-person company to a nationwide, multi-million dollar company.
12:15 PM, Uintah County Commissioners and Legislators – Meet with local officials to highlight the great things happening in the Uintah Basin. In addition, discuss the challenges and opportunities in the Uintah Basin.
1:30 PM, Maeser Elementary School – The Governor will meet with kindergarteners to tell them about the basic role of the Governor and encourage them to read.
2:15 PM, Utah Field House of Natural History State Park Museum – The Governor will take a tour showcasing the partnership between Uintah County and the Utah State Parks, resulting in a new paleontological repository to keep fossils and dinosaur bones of the Uintah Basin local.
3:00 PM, Ashley Regional Medical Center – The Governor will tour the medical center.
4:00 PM, KVEL Radio Station – The Governor will do a taped radio interview that will air the following morning on the Lincoln Brown Show (weekdays from 8-9 AM).
The Governor will visit the Richfield/Gunnison area on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, as the next stop on the “Capitol for a Day” tours.