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Sunday, June 1, 2014
Gaz Update. June !st, 2014 #Fracking
The First of June,
A Beautiful season in Vermont,
Or nearly so,
So I wanted to share a bunch of links for those interested in the latest.
Have had to turn it off this week to pace the news induced corticosteroid release...
Just to clarify, attendees deny Vermont Gas' allegations that an employee was
assaulted . This was a non-violent direct action planned by Rising Tide
Vermont. We all know that VGS will do and say anything to protect their bottom
line, including making false accusations that we assaulted someone.
Concerning the Canadian Gaz Metro (VGS) proposed twelve inch, high
pressure (600 psi) gas transmission pipeline through Addison County.
Vermont law (30 V.S.A., Section 248 (b)(5)) and common sense say that
proposals that would be a threat to public health and safety are not in the
Google "explosions of natural gas transmission pipelines" for pictures and
record of that potential harm to Vermont and Vermonters.
Given that the Public Service Board approval of Phase 1 is a violation of
Vermont law and oath of office, then the Certificate of Public Good for Phase 1
is not a "done deal".
Why should Vermont lives and property be sacrificed for cheap fuel from
If you would like to help prevent that, read the documentation and what
Vermonters can do that is in a file folder in the Town Clerk's office for public
view in Colchester, Essex, Williston, St. George, Hinesburg. Monkton, New Haven,
Bristol, Middlebury, Cornwall, and Shoreham.