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Rescheduled: Summit on Impacts of Atlantic Coast Pipeline (Oct 7 Asheville NC)

  • Clean Water for North Carolina 29 Page Ave, Ste 2 Asheville, North Carolina 28801 (map)

Clean Water for NC's Regional Summit on the Proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline: Preventing Harms to Eastern NC’s Water, Air, Communities and Environmental Justice

NEW DATE: Saturday, October 7 , 1:30 – 5:30 PM, Light Refreshments Provided
Wilson Community College, Del Mastro Auditorium
902 Herring Ave E, Wilson, NC

Advance registration required! 

$5 CWFNC Members/Students/NCEJN Partners
(Enter NCEJN in "organization" field if applicable, for discount)
$25 Non CWFNC Members (Includes one year membership) 
FREE for residents in the counties along the proposed pipeline route: Northampton, Halifax, Nash, Wilson, Johnston, Sampson, Cumberland, and Robeson. (Pre registration is still required).

Presentations include:

Cathy Kunkel: Energy Analyst with the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, lead author of 2016 report on overbuilding of unneeded gas pipelines and the impacts on communities and utility ratepayers.

John Runkle: Environmental Attorney, will discuss the recent circuit court decision requiring to evaluate climate impacts, and the implications for the ACP. 

Marvin Winstead, and other NC landowners: How the Atlantic Coast Pipeline is already impacting our lives and land.

Jorden Revels and Ericka Faircloth: Eastern North Carolina’s Indigenous Groups and the damage to environmental rights, heritage lands and sacred sites.

Oshin Paranjape: Duke University, on the ACP “Blast Zone” and how it endangers residents all along the pipeline. 

Therese Vick: Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League, will speak on dangers and health impacts of proposed compressor station in Northampton County

Questions? Contact (919) 401-9600 or hope@cwfnc.org

Who should attend: residents, local and state officials, scientists, non-profits and NC Enviornmental Justice Network partners from across the state concerned about the potential environmental, health and community consequences of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline!

**There will be NO admission at the door without pre-registration. Pre-registration ends October 4th at 6:00 pm. If you prefer not to register online, you may also send a check payment postmarked by October 2rd. Please include the names and counties of residence of attendees you're registering, and send to: Clean Water for NC, 3326 Guess Rd. Ste. 105, Durham NC 27705.