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Residents shut out of pipeline hearing, find ways to convey their message

KFTC on September 6, 2013 in , Proposed Bluegrass Pipeline, Water Quality

Kentuckians came from all over the state – especially from communities along the potential route of the opposed Bluegrass Pipeline – to Frankfort on Thursday afternoon for a hearing about the pipel

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Shelby fiscal court says no to Bluegrass Pipeline after hearing from members

Lisa Aug on August 20, 2013 in , Proposed Bluegrass Pipeline, Shelby County

This morning, the Shelby County Fiscal Court passed a resolution opposing the construction of any part of the Bluegrass Pipeline or any other Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline in Shelby County.

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Citizens deliver petition to Beshear, attend Bluegrass Pipeline open houses

KFTC on August 12, 2013 in , Proposed Bluegrass Pipeline, Water Quality

Last Wednesday about 100 concerned Kentuckians met on the steps of the state capitol in Frankfort to let Gov. Steve Beshear know they want his help to protect Kentucky land and people from the proposed Bluegrass Pipeline.

They delivered petitions with more than 5,200 signatures to remind the governor of the urgency of this issue and ask him to support legislative action to address uncertainties and gaps in the law.

Sue Massek, of Willisburg and a member of the Reel World String Band, got things started with a song she wrote about the pipeline.  The crowd sang the refrain of the song with her: “Hold on, stand strong, don’t let Williams’ poisons pass through our lands.”

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Pendleton County residents discuss proposed pipeline

Joe Gallenstein on August 6, 2013 in , Proposed Bluegrass Pipeline, Northern Kentucky

Roughly 30 people came out to a meeting at the Pendleton County Public Library last night to learn more about the proposed Bluegrass Pipeline that may be coming through their comm

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Petition asks Gov. Beshear to help protect Kentuckians from the Bluegrass Pipeline

KFTC on August 4, 2013 in , Proposed Bluegrass Pipeline

We are Kentuckians, and we are working hard to protect our land, water, air and health.

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United, Kentuckians are standing against the Bluegrass Pipeline

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth on July 12, 2013 in , Proposed Bluegrass Pipeline, Central Kentucky, , Rolling Bluegrass, , Shelby County

This week there were three big meetings of Kentuckians who joined up to learn more and speak out against the Bluegrass Pipeline proposed by Williams Energy Company.

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