Dr. Schneider http://wkyufm.org en Beshear Welcomes Dr. Schneider To Russell County http://wkyufm.org/post/beshear-welcomes-dr-schneider-russell-county <p>A German-based auto parts manufacturer is investing $29 million dollars in Russell County – meaning more than 150 jobs are coming to the Russell Springs area. Representatives for&nbsp; Dr. Schneider Automotive Systems took part in a special welcoming ceremony in Russell Springs.&nbsp;</p><p>The event was attended by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear.<br><br>Russell County Judge-Executive Gary Robertson says the company will be moving into the Hitachi Cable plant that closed down in 2007.<br><br>“That plant is pretty much work-ready,” said Robertson.&nbsp; They are having to do a few renovations to some flooring, but [the plant] was already available.”<br><br>Robertson says the new operation will provide jobs for those already in Russell County and bring in new residents.<br> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 20:43:00 +0000 Emil Moffatt 36210 at http://wkyufm.org Beshear Welcomes Dr. Schneider To Russell County