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Give to Support Pipeline Fighters in 2020 (*Donations Matched*)

Jane Kleeb
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Often over the course of our ten-year-long battle to stop the Keystone XL pipeline, Bold has fielded calls and emails from Pipeline Fighters and Water Protectors in other fights across the country, asking for advice and support for their own frontline communities. In addition to our work to protect the land and water, Bold distributes […]
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Tell Gov. Northam: Stop the Mountain Valley & Atlantic Coast Pipelines

Carolyn Reilly
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Add your name — Tell Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam: Stop the Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast pipelines. The proposed Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast pipelines would transport fracked gas through West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina, threatening rivers, creeks and wetlands in thousands of places, as well as national forests, drinking water sources, endangered wildlife, and […]
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Bold Alliance Seeks Federal Court Hearing for Constitutional Challenge to FERC’s Abuse of Eminent Domain for Pipeline Permits

Mark Hefflinger
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 26, 2017 Contact: Carolyn Reilly, Bold Alliance, 540-488-4358, carolyn@boldalliance.org Bold Alliance Seeks Federal Court Hearing for Constitutional Challenge to FERC’s Abuse of Eminent Domain for Pipeline Permits Washington D.C. — Bold Alliance and a collective of more than 50 landowners in the Appalachia region have filed a motion asking a federal […]
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PETITION: Demand Public Hearings on Mountain Valley & Atlantic Coast Pipelines

Mark Hefflinger
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Virginians deserve an opportunity to speak and share publicly with the Virginia Marine Resources Commission their concerns about the proposed Mountain Valley (MVP) and Atlantic Coast (ACP) fracked gas pipeline projects — which pose catastrophic threats to our water security. There is no evidence that these pipelines can be built without causing permanent, irreparable harm. In […]
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Bold Alliance, Virginia Landowners Vow to Continue Fight After Water Control Board Issues Conditional Approval of Atlantic Coast Pipeline Permit

Mark Hefflinger
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 12, 2017 Contact: Carolyn Reilly, Bold Alliance, 540-488-4358, carolyn@boldalliance.org Bold Alliance, Virginia Landowners Vow to Continue Fight After Water Control Board Issues Conditional Approval of Atlantic Coast Pipeline Permit, Seeks Additional Information Landowners and advocates to continue legal challenge to eminent domain authority; demand public hearing on pipeline permit by Virginia […]
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Bold Alliance, Virginia Landowners Vow to Continue Fight Against Mountain Valley Pipeline After Water Control Board Issues Permit

Mark Hefflinger
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 7, 2017 Contact: Carolyn Reilly, Bold Alliance, 540-488-4358, carolyn@boldalliance.org Bold Alliance, Virginia Landowners Vow to Continue Fight Against Mountain Valley Pipeline After Water Control Board Issues Permit Landowners and advocates to continue legal challenge to eminent domain authority; demand public hearing on pipeline permit by Virginia Marine Resource Commission Richmond, VA […]
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Testimony Tips: Virginia Water Control Board Pipeline Meetings

Mark Hefflinger
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Virginia Water Control Board Pipeline Meetings Trinity Family Life Center, 3601 Dill Road, Richmond, VA 23222 Mountain Valley Pipeline: Dec. 6-7*, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Atlantic Coast Pipeline: Dec. 11-12*, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (*Public testimony heard ONLY on Dec. 6th & Dec. 11th) SECTION 401 CERTIFICATION Under the Clean Water Act, Virginia […]
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REPORT: “Water Is Life” Rally & Concert: Dec. 2, 2017

Carolyn Reilly
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Virginia Water Control Board Pipeline Hearings RSVP: Dec. 6-7 (Mountain Valley Pipeline) RSVP: Dec. 11-12 (Atlantic Coast Pipeline) TESTIMONY TIPS: Check out this page for Testimony Tips and FAQ.   As I write this, I’m on a bus full of fellow landowners, activists and SW Virginia community members who have just experienced an inspiring, empowering […]
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My Family and 300+ Others Just Got Served with Eminent Domain for the Mountain Valley Pipeline

Carolyn Reilly
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In an extraordinary move, more than 300 Virginia landowners have been sued in federal court by Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC, which is seeking authority for a “blanket taking” of all of these Virginia families’ land via eminet domain for this private company’s for-profit fracked gas pipeline. [1] And on Monday evening, it happened. At my […]
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Virginia Landowners Sued in Federal Court by Companies Seeking Eminent Domain for Mountain Valley Fracked Gas Pipeline

Mark Hefflinger
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 27, 2017 Contact: Carolyn Reilly, Bold Alliance, 540-488-4358, carolyn@boldalliance.org Virginia Landowners Sued in Federal Court by Companies Seeking Eminent Domain Authority for Mountain Valley Fracked Gas Pipeline Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC sues landowners seeking eminent domain authority to take their private property for a for-profit fracked gas pipeline Rocky Mount, VA […]
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