Pickets at FERC continue Days 3, 4, and 5
On the 25th and 26th of June, MD residents and supporters continued their noon pickets at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, considered a rubber stamp for the oil and gas industries.
On Wednesday, the 25th of June, much of the focus was on the proposed Myersville compressor station that would bring a lot of noise and pollution to a small town in Fredrick County, MD. This compressor station would be essential to the operation of any gas export facility at Cove Point in Calvert County, MD.
On Friday, the 27th of June the 5th and final day in a row of the pickets featured an appearance by Interfaith Power and Light, a faith group calling the destruction of the environment the worst of all possible sins