Tuesday, August 14, 2012
LNG Factions Clash Over Oregon Pipeline/LNG
TYLER GRAF - Daily Astorian/OPB
Aug. 13, 2012 12:26 p.m. Discuss
SALEM — The debate over a proposed liquefied natural gas terminal and pipeline in Clatsop County went before the Oregon Court of Appeals Friday.The state’s appellate court heard oral arguments in a review of a Clatsop County Board of Commissioners’ vote in early 2011 that denied granting an initial land-use permit to construct a natural gas pipeline through the county and called for a new decision to be made. At the time, the county’s vote essentially reversed a decision made in 2010 by a board that included three different members, all of whom were in favor of the project........