FERC Grants NTP No. 14, Implementation of Historic District Treatment Plans in VA


On March 13, FERC granted Mountain Valley Pipeline’s request to begin the implementation of treatment plans for the following historic districts: Big Stony Creek Historic District in Giles County, VA Greater Newport Rural Historic District in Giles County, VA North Fork Valley Rural Historic District in Montgomery County, VA Bent Mountain Rural Historic District in … Continue reading FERC Grants NTP No. 14, Implementation of Historic District Treatment Plans in VA

MVP Requests NTP No. 15, Management Summary for Greater Newport Rural Historic District


Mountain Valley Pipeline filed Request for Notice to Proceed No. 15 March 13. In the filing, MVP requests permission to begin construction of pipeline segments in Harrison, Doddridge, Nicholas, and Monroe Counties, WV, and in Giles, Craig, and Montgomery Counties, VA. MVP also requests permission to proceed with construction of facilities in Harrison, Lewis, Nicholas, … Continue reading MVP Requests NTP No. 15, Management Summary for Greater Newport Rural Historic District

MVP Status Report No. 18 Includes Noncompliance Report, Landowner Complaint


Mountain Valley Pipeline filed Weekly Status Report No. 18 in the FERC Docket March 13. The report included three Problem Area Reports and one Noncompliance Report. At a location described only as “9566+00” on Spread F, MVP reported that a tree was cut outside the limit of disturbance February 28. Corrective action was taken the … Continue reading MVP Status Report No. 18 Includes Noncompliance Report, Landowner Complaint

Reps from Sioux Tribes Find Undocumented Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Burial Site


A letter from Ben Rhodd, Tribal Historic Preservation Officer and Archeologist with the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, was filed in the FERC docket attached to landowner comments March 13. The letter was addressed to the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation with the Office of Native American Affairs and was attached to comments filed by James and Kathy … Continue reading Reps from Sioux Tribes Find Undocumented Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Burial Site

Forest Service Closes Jefferson National Forest for MVP, VDHR Comments on Treatment Plans


Mountain Valley Pipeline filed Supplemental/Additional Information documents with FERC March 9. Though the documents were filed at 4:36pm EST March 9, they were not available on FERC’s eLibrary service until March 12. Included in the filing was the following: Closure Notice for portions of the Jefferson National Forest Joby Timm, Forest Supervisor for the George … Continue reading Forest Service Closes Jefferson National Forest for MVP, VDHR Comments on Treatment Plans