The Keystone XL Pipeline, proposed by TransCanada Pipelines of Calgary, would carry dirty, toxic and corrosive oil from the tar sands of Alberta through six states, 75 rivers and the Ogallala Aquifer to refineries on the Texas Gulf Coast.
“A spokesman for TransCanada acknowledged Friday that the company has sent letters to Nebraska landowners along the proposed route of the Keystone XL petroleum pipeline urging them to sign easements in the next 30 days or face land condemnation proceedings.”
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Jessica Ellison will join TAG this Monday, September 24th at Scholz for our monthly meeting. More details here.
TAKE ACTION: The State Department will hold public hearings on the matter at the LBJ Library, located at 2313 Red River, on Wednesday, September 28th, 12pm to 8pm.
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