Yesterday, PA Gov. Tom Corbett took a quick trip to tour and host a meet & greet at the Lycoming County Airport (Williamsport, PA). The purpose of the trip was to crow a bit about passing the new Act 13 shale oil and gas drilling law last year, which has resulted in $204 million in new revenue to the state from impact fees. Some of the impact fee money is being used to help fund a $13.6 million renovation project at the Lycoming County Airport.
The governor’s office issued the following press release about the event: