Category Archives: Water

CUMBERLAND CHAPTER Sierra Club Legislative Update

Bills currently being tracked by the Kentucky Sierra Club in the General Assembly: 1. Bluegrass Pipeline- Eminent Domain SB14 limits eminent domain to utilities regulated by the Public Service Commission. This bill would prohibit Bluegrass Pipeline Partners from using eminent … Continue reading

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Healthy Foods Local Farms Event

Register Now! Key Note:    * BARTON SEAVER,         Harvard School of Public Health Other Speakers:    * WENONAH HAUTER           Food & Water Watch    * DR. MICHELE MOREK, UNANIMA;         … Continue reading

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New Report Highlights Extent of Coal Plant Water Pollution

Press Release: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 Contact: Clean Water Action: Jon Scott,, 202-330-2379 Earthjustice: Jared Saylor,, 202-745-5213 Environmental Integrity Project: Patrick Mitchell,, 703-276-3266 Sierra Club: Eitan Bencuya,, 415-255-5521 Waterkeeper Alliance: Donna Lisenby,, 704-277-6055 WASHINGTON, DC — A … Continue reading

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Press Release: Communities Locked to Dirty Water

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 15, 2012 Contact: Appalachia Rising Teri Blanton, (859) 582-0312,, Alex DeSha, (606) 210-0761, Website: COMMUNITIES LOCKED TO DIRTY WATER The EPA Holds the Key to Clean, Healthy Water for Communities in TN, WV, … Continue reading

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