The people don’t want Sabal Trail, nor its compressor station.
Nobody but Spectra’s paid person Andrea Grover spoke for Sabal Trail,
and she only did it by email later, not at the hearing.
Pretty good coverage in three local stories.
Carlton Fletcher, Albany Herald, 7 November 2015,
Sabal Trail opponents voice concerns to EPD:
State officials hold air-quality permitting hearing at Albany Tech,
“There’s a great deal of frustration here because the
preponderance of evidence shows that this is a bad project,”
[Gordon] Rogers said. “And while we Continue reading Albany against Sabal Sinkhole Trail at GA-EPD air quality hearing →
to FERC, even demands, aren’t working, not even from elected officials at
every level, city (Albany), county (Dougherty), state (Georgia), and federal.
Now they are escalating to demonstrations and flooding FERC with
comments while getting in the news.
Tracey Smith, WFXL, 9 July 2015,
Top leaders meet to stop the Sabal Trail,
For years local leaders have been fighting against the Sabal Trail
pipeline and the compressor station set to be built in Albany and
Dougherty County. Now it’s time for the final push against the
Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard, Georgia State Representative Winfred
Dukes, County Commissioner John Hayes, Albany Commissioner Roger
Marietta and other top leaders all got together in one room, for one
reason: to stop the Sabal Trail from happening.
Their concerns range from Continue reading Albany and Dougherty County, GA leaders meet to stop Sabal Trail →
Produce the agreements that allegedly justify need:
Again, if SST is going to rely on precedent
agreements to justify taking people’s private property by eminent
domain, it should at least be required to produce the agreements.
Based on all of the above. it does not require much of a leap to
assume that SST is planning to take people’s private property for
private profit by enabling one of its parent owners.
Filed with FERC 14 November 2014,
Comment of Gloria Gaines under PF14-1, submitted on behalf of State Representative Winfred Dukes. Continue reading Find that Sabal Trail has not met its burden to show the pipeline is needed –Winfred Dukes →