Governor Northam and VADEQ: Make MVP Hearings Safe and Accessible

Today 39 groups and 151 individuals sent a letter to Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Director David Paylor to urge the agency to allow for a virtual participation option for the upcoming DEQ hearings before the State Water Control Board on Mountain Valley Pipeline’s Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Protection Permit.

Comment on MVP 401 Permit

In March 2021 Mountain Valley Pipeline submitted an application for construction in wetlands and across stream crossings in the remaining portions of the project. Virginia DEQ has prepared a draft Virginia Water Protection (VWP) permit and a technical factsheet. If issued, the permit will serve as Virginia’s Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification.

Step by Step FERC Filing Workshop

Commenting, subscribing, and intervening on FERC dockets can be a very confusing process — even for experienced FERC watchers. Join us for a step-by-step guide to navigating FERC’s website, using eComment, eFile, eLibrary. We will show you how to search the various Mountain Valley Pipeline dockets and subscribe to ongoing proceedings. Click Here to Register! … Continue reading Step by Step FERC Filing Workshop

Flood the FERC! MVP Comment Party

Take notice that on November 18, 2020, Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC (Mountain Valley), 2200 Energy Drive Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 15317, filed an application under section 7(c) of the Natural Gas Act (NGA), and Part 157 of the Commission’s regulations requesting authorization to amend Mountain Valley’s existing certificate of public convenience and necessity (Certificate) for the Mountain … Continue reading Flood the FERC! MVP Comment Party

ARTivism Virginia Celebrates 10th SUN SiNG iN PLACE Concert!

As their last concert of 2020, ARTivism is proud to amplify the steady and effective progress over 25 years of Virginia Organizing’s empowerment of individuals, communities, and grassroots organizations across the Commonwealth, and its long-running work to get out the vote.

Proclamation of Remembrance and Gratitude

With our deepest gratitude for her friendship and service to the Coalition, We therefore proclaim August 17 thru 22, 2020 April Pierson-Keating Appreciation Week across the POWHR Coalition region.