Pipeline Update from Jim Duclos

Hi everyone,   I noticed that many of you received an email from Jim Butler (of Shoreham) who attended and spoke at this week’s legislative breakfast. I found it interesting to see how our representatives stood on the Addison Natural Gas project. If you’d like to view that meeting you can see it here. ( the segment from 18 mins to 49 mins concerns the pipeline). I encourage anyone who …

Canoe/Kayak Outing on Otter Creek/Cornwall Swamp

Brian Howlett of the Conservation Commission will be hosting an exploration of Otter Creek by canoe and kayak on Saturday, April 13. The group will visit places in the Cornwall Swamp that are impossible to reach except when the Creek floods in the spring. The Otter Creek Swamp complex (of which the Cornwall Swamp is part) is the most biologically diverse wetland complex in New England. The complex is an important lowland …

Update from Jim Duclos on the Pipeline Route Selection

Hi everyone, It’s been a while since I’ve contacted you, so I thought that I’d fill you in on where we are at this time. Abi Sessions and I are attending the “Route Selection Committee” meetings representing Cornwall. The first meeting on 3/15 didn’t accomplish much except to introduce the “players” to one another and to discuss the process and the goals of these meetings. Some questions did arise that …