FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 27th, 2015, Hahira — Continuing to oppose the
unnecessary, destructive, and hazardous invading Sabal Trail natural
gas pipeline, WWALS Watershed Coalition will file Friday an amended
petition with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection
(FL-DEP) opposing that agency’s intent to issue a permit for Sabal
Trail Transmission to bore its 36-inch pipeline from Hamilton County
to Suwannee County under the Suwannee River in Florida.
Update 2015-08-28: Here is the amended petition filed today.
filed a petition on August 7th. FL-DEP
denied that petition on August 14th, giving a list of reasons and fourteen days
to amend. WWALS will file an amended petition at the end of that
fortnight, on Friday August 28th. Numerous residents of Florida have
become WWALS members, and some will be named in the new filing.
Deanna Mericle, of Hamilton County, Florida, notes, Continue reading