Carolyn Elefant, whose law offices wrote Knowing and Protecting Your Rights When an Interstate Gas Pipeline Comes to Your Community will be speaking at Owen J Roberts High School on Saturday, February 16, 2013, from 10 AM to 12 PM. The doors open at 9:00 AM, and a short film about the Hopewell Big Woods will be shown at 9:30.
You can find more about the Law Offices of Carolyn Elefant at the web site.
At the January 29, 2013, Informational Meeting, Lynda Farrell referenced a pamphlet created by the Pipeline Safety Trust, Bellingham, WA, you can get Landowner’s Guide to Pipelines; safety, responsibilities, your rights. here.
Press coverage of the meeting:
Gas pipeline meeting in East Nantmeal covers rights of neighbors (Daily Local News 01/30/2013)
Senator Andrew Dinniman will introduce a three bill legislative package to improve how the DEP notifies the general public of important permitting action and how it provides access to related documents; to protect taxpayer-funded easements against pipeline projects on an acre-to-acre basis; and to protect agricultural easements against condemnation of land for pipeline and Electric Corridor projects. For the complete text of Senator Dinniman’s memo issued January 23, 2013, click here.
A informational township meeting for East Nantmeal Township residents will be held at the East Nantmeal Township Building,3383 Conestoga Road, on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at 7 PM. All residents are invited to attend. Continue reading
The Chester County Ledger ran a cover article by Steven M. Brown in its September 2010 edition Pipelines: Balancing Utilities and Historic Preservation