The community of Deloraine wants to do what it can to work with the oil companies.
The town's economic development officer Shirley Bell says civic leaders met last week with representativeS from Penn West Energy. She called it a productive meeting.
Bell says there are some shortfalls that need to be addressed.
Bell says the town and Rural Municipality of Winchester plan to meet with other companies like Tundra and E-O-G to see what their needs are in the region.