Tag: Mountain Valley Pipeline

Bold Alliance, Landowners Challenge FERC’s Eminent Domain Abuse at D.C. Circuit

Chip in $25 now to support landowners challenging FERC in court. Bold Alliance and Appalachia region landowners’ federal court challenge to the abuse of eminent domain by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is now proceeding at the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, as part of a larger combined lawsuit filed by other regional, local and […]
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Bold Alliance, Landowners Petition Federal Court to Invalidate FERC Approval of Mountain Valley Pipeline, Stay Construction

Donate to support the landowners suing FERC to stop eminent domain abuse.  The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) “Notice to Proceed” issued for the proposed Mountain Valley fracked gas pipeline (MVP) is invalid, as it was signed by a low-level FERC staffer — in violation of the agency’s own regulations — landowners and Bold Alliance […]
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Groups Say FERC Notices for Mountain Valley Pipeline are Invalid

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2018 Contact: Carolyn Elefant (attorney), carolyn@carolynelefant.com, 202-297-6100 Russell Chisholm, POWHR Coalition, russell.powhr@gmail.com, 540-404-2727 Roberta Bondurant, Preserve Bent Mountain/Roanoke, bondurantlaw@aol.com, 540-793-4769 Mark Hefflinger, Bold Alliance, mark@boldalliance.org   Groups Say FERC Notices for Mountain Valley Pipeline are Invalid “Notices to Proceed” were issued by low-level FERC staffer, in clear violation of agency’s […]
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Virginia Landowner Invites Local Politicians Onto Property to Witness Mountain Valley Pipeline Surveyors

This week, surveyors for the proposed Mountain Valley fracked gas pipeline invaded my family’s farm in Virginia. We peacefully allowed entry to the pipeline company sub-contractors, but watched their work carefully and monitored through photos and live video feeds throughout the week. The frustration and outrage at our privacy and property rights being dismissed and […]
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Landowners Sue FERC to Stop Eminent Domain for Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast Pipelines

*DONATE TO SUPPORT THE LANDOWNERS’ LAWSUIT* On Sept. 5, 2017, a group of more than 50 landowners from the Appalachia region whose farms and homes are in the path of the proposed Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast fracked gas pipelines filed a federal lawsuit against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to end the abuse […]
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Bold Alliance Statement on Issuance of Final Environmental Impact Statement for Proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, June 23, 2017 Contact: Carolyn Reilly, Bold Alliance, 540-488-4358, Carolyn@boldalliance.org Bold Alliance Statement on Issuance of Final Environmental Impact Statement for Proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline Bold stands allied with landowners against unconstitutional taking of land for unneeded fracked gas pipeline Rocky Mount, Va. — In response to today’s issuance by the […]
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Hundreds Attend “Defend the Sacred: A Celebration of Life, Land and Water”

On June 10, Bold Alliance hosted “Defend the Sacred: A Celebration of Life, Land and Water” at Elmwood Park in Roanoke, Va. — an event featuring music, dance, film and speakers against the proposed Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast fracked gas pipelines, including Virginia gubernatorial candidate Tom Perriello. Learn more about the Bold Appalachia Landowner […]
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Bold Alliance Endorses Tom Perriello for Governor of Virginia

In recognition of his strong stance to put people before pipelines and profit, Bold Alliance is proud to announce our endorsement of Tom Perriello for Governor of Virginia. [1] Many citizens and landowners who have been riled up by the threat of eminent domain for private gain and the proposed Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast […]
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Sign the Pledge: Divest Your Money from the Mountain Valley Pipeline

Citizens of Virginia and West Virginia have been asked over and over to sacrifice their safety, security, health, and regional economy for dangerous fossil fuel projects that boost the profits of corporations and their wealthy investors, while leaving us to bear the costs. Now, a consortium of out-of-state gas companies is again demanding we subsidize […]
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“Pipeline Fighters” Documentary Film on Mountain Valley Pipeline Features Bold Alliance, Jane Kleeb

(Click here for details about the public screening Tuesday, April 25th in Roanoke, VA!) Pipeline Fighters, a new documentary film by Marino Colmano, brings together the history and passion from the people facing the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline.   Documenting the efforts from SW Virginia and West Virginia, Colmano filmed for over 2 years as […]
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