The Coal Port Hearings — Making Your Voice Heard

A crowd as high as 3,000 is expected next Thursday in Seattle as a trio of agencies ask public comment on how they should evaluate potential impacts of exporting millions of tons of coal to China from a terminal proposed at Cherry Point, north of Bellingham in Whatcom County. Previous “scoping sessions” in Whatcom, Skagit and Spokane Counties — held by the Washington Dept.

  • Peninsula coal foes hear from MP hopefuls
    Watts said in a statement read aloud by moderator Andrew Murray that, as mayor of Surrey until last fall, she joined council in calling for the need for an independent health-impact assessment for the port expansion, and formal public hearings on the proposal.
    06/23/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Coal debate heats up as transportation board denies Missoula's request for public hearing
    The federal Surface Transportation Board has denied a Missoula City Council request asking the agency to hold public hearings in Missoula as it considers ... Groups in Montana, including 350 Missoula, are making similar efforts to stop the proposed Otter ...
    06/1/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Anti-Coal Campaigners Continue to Win in the Northwest
    Just last month, the Oregon Department of State Lands, or DSL, denied a permit requested by Ambre Energy, which wanted to transport nearly 9 million tons of coal, every year, through the Port ... to the Northwest, communities are raising their voice ...
    09/18/2014 - 2:10 pm | View Link
  • Why Big Coal's Export Terminals Could be Even Worse Than the Keystone XL Pipeline
    Transporting natural gas requires pipelines or specialized tankers, making it much more difficult and expensive ... of the Gateway Pacific project will include impacts not just at the port, but along the entire route of the coal trains—as well as the ...
    10/8/2013 - 1:43 pm | View Link
  • Renowned BC ecologist says public hearings into proposed coal facility not enough
    We have a long history in Canada of public hearings and ignored reports ... change scientists like William Rees are asking for a “formal voice” into the hearing process. Port Metro Vancouver has agreed to two public houses on the proposal, but critics ...
    05/6/2013 - 1:54 pm | View Link
  • EPA and the coal ports
    Toggle navigation Politics State Local Government Environment National Transportation Education Public Safety Social Justice Urban Planning Non Profits Crime Culture ... a loss of corporate jobs and "distinct local voice."
    04/10/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Green’ strategists hired by coal companies to push train proposals
    “Our firm has a passion for growing the Northwest economy,” said Gryniewski, explaining his work in support of a proposed new coal port in Longview ... public officials and getting people to come to hearings or write letters to the editor.
    02/26/2013 - 8:36 am | View Link
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  • The coal port hearings — making your voice heard
    A crowd as high as 3,000 is expected next Thursday in Seattle as a trio of agencies ask public comment on how they should evaluate potential impacts of ...
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  • Coal port hearing in Seattle draws thousands :: The ...
    More than 2,000 people filled the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle on Thursday to voice their opinion on a proposed coal export terminal near ...
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  • People’s Hearing’ being held to voice concerns on coal ...
    Scope of Corps’ coal port ... Make your voice heard on coal ... ‘People’s Hearing’ being held to voice concerns on coal export – Bozeman Chronicle ...
    01/23/2016 - 8:07 am | View Website
  • Calls for public hearings, health impact assessment of the ...
    ... a request for a formal voice in the Port Metro ... for a Health Impact Assessment on the port ... hearings on the proposed expansion of coal ...
    01/16/2016 - 9:55 am | View Website
  • Homepage | Real Hearings
    ... Dogwood Initiative and Voters Taking Action on Climate Change opposing a new coal port on the ... Real Hearings strongly ... the collective voice in a ...
    02/4/2016 - 1:55 am | View Website
  • Public Hearing! Oil & coal: unsafe on our rails, in our ...
    ... in our waterways and for our communities. Public Hearing! Oil & coal: ... There are two major public hearings coming up this month and we need to make our voice ...
    02/4/2016 - 11:09 pm | View Website
  • Coal Trains & Exports
    ... proposals for new or expanded coal port facilities ... hold hearings in Montana to learn about how coal exports ... Coal Export: Raise Your Voice, ...
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