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reprinted letter from Jennifer, dutiful servant to the rigorous fight against fracking pipelines.
Agency of Natural Resources is holding a public hearing on the wetlands permit
application for the Addison Natural Gas Project on Wed. Dec. 18, 2013 at 6 pm
School in Hinesburg, room 160. This is a hearing to
receive public input on the impact of the pipeline on wetlands (and also natural
areas, and rare, threatened or endangered species of plants or animals). Of
particular interest to ANR is any information that local residents, especially
landowners along the route, can provide on this topic that may have been missed
by either Vermont Gas’s natural resource assessments, or by ANR’s review. In the
first petition filing last December, VGS managed to miss the entire salamander
crossing project, so who knows what else they might be
has already signed a Memorandum of Understanding with VGS. If you are wondering
if this sequence is out of order, that is, having the hearing after signing the
MOU, well, you’re not the only one. The MOU can be seen here, and can also be
the subject for public comments: