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Pitts, Houghton weigh in on proposed natural gas pipeline, but not face to face

Posted: Thursday, September 4, 2014 12:50 pm By AD CRABLE | Staff Writer U.S. Rep. Joe Pitts — through a statement — and his challenger, Tom Houghton — in person — expanded on their views on the controversial natural gas pipeline proposed for Lancaster County at a community meeting in Conestoga Township on Wednesday. The community …

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Read Lancaster Farmland Trust’s powerful comment to FERC:

The Lancaster Farmland Trust posted a powerful comment to FERC on the final day of the EIS Scoping period. From the introduction of their comment, it was clear that they were in strong opposition to the pipeline: Now, the most successful farmland preservation program in the United States, faces its greatest threat – the siting …

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Video: W. Hempfield Town Hall Meeting

Full video of West Hempfield’s Town Hall Meeting on 8/11

Call Williams, Demand End to Trespassing

On Wednesday from 9AM to 5PM: Call Williams Representatives and Politely Demand An End to Trespassing. Several residents of Martic Township have contacted Lancaster Against Pipelines with the news that Williams trespassed, again, on their property on Thursday Morning.  The residents issued this statement in coordination with Lancaster Against Pipelines.   We, residents and landowners of Martic …

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Williams Trespasses Again, Martic Residents Ask for Help

For Immediate Release: Contact: M. Chris Collins, Martic resident. Phone: 717.413.5215 Email: Williams Trespasses Again, Martic Residents Ask for Help Holtwood, PA: On Thursday – the day after Martic Township residents held a press conference exposing repeated trespassing incidents by pipeline surveyors – a Williams land agent trespassed upon Magnolia Dr. residents’ land when …

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Martic Township Residents Release Statement in Response to Williams


Today, Martic Township landowners released the following statement: “This morning we received a phone called from Bonnie Anselm, Senior Right of Way Agent for Universal Field Services.  Ms. Anselm informed us that all of the surveyors who trespassed upon our land were “released from the project.”  We later learned that Cindy Ivey of Williams has …

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TONIGHT – Press Conference – Martic Residents Speak Against Trespass By Pipeline Surveyors

For Immediate Release: August 6, 2014 – Press Advisory Contact: Tweet @nolancpipelines on Twitter for phone number and home address location of the press conference. TONIGHT – Press Conference – Martic Residents Speak Against Trespass By Pipeline Surveyors Martic Township landowners who reside on Susquehannock Drive, Magnolia Drive, and Venture Drive will speak to the press tonight …

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W. Hempfield Pipeline Information Meeting


Monday, August 11th, at 7:00pm, W. Hempfield Township residents are invited to a Pipeline Information meeting to learn about & discuss the proposed pipeline through W. Hempfield.There will be a presentation by Malinda Harnish Clatterbuck of Martic Township, followed by a question and answer session.  

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Public Scoping Meeting August 4th


FERC is the body that will rule on whether Williams Partners can build the pipeline. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced Friday it will prepare an environmental impact statement on the proposed Atlantic Sunrise Expansion Project, which includes a 36-mile natural gas pipeline through Lancaster County. FERC said it would use its environmental assessment in …

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Community Action Meeting for Martic Township

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