Senators Tour Davis-Besse Ahead of Vote on Bill

Sen. Theresa Gavarone and Steve Wilson pose in front of the Davis-Besse turbine during a recent tour with legislative aides from other senate offices.

July 2, 2019

On Friday, June 21, Ohio State Senator Theresa Gavarone hosted a familiarization tour at Davis-Besse for her senate colleagues, including Sen. Steve Wilson.

Wilson, a former banker, chairs the Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee, which has been hearing testimony on HB 6 for the past several weeks. His district includes areas north and east of Cincinnati.

The plant is in Gavarone’s senate district. The former state representative was appointed in February to fill Sen. Randy Gardner’s remaining term, which runs until 2020.

Assistant Operations Manager Nick Buehler welcomes Sen. Theresa Gavarone to the Control Room.

Sen. Steve Wilson and Sen. Theresa Gavarone visit the Control Room Simulator while Training Instructor Dave Witt looks on from behind the glass.