Fears voiced at Marcellus Shale hearing

Today at a public hearing with state legislatures focused on Marcellus Shale Drilling in West Virginia

Marilyn McGeorge, from the League of Women Voters, said, “The League supports a strong regulatory plan. Today, there are only 17 field inspectors to cover new drilling sites, in addition to 157,000 sites already operating. And there will be six million gallons of water used in each well.”

See full article at http://wvgazette.com/News/201102171508.

GASLAND Screenings – Oct. 3, 11, 12

Marcellus Shale drilling is one of our Legislative Priorities.  There are three screenings of the popular movie, GASLAND, coming soon to Uniontown, PA, Wheeling, WV and Morgantown, WV.

GASLAND Movie Showings:  No admission charges at any of the three locations below.

Sunday, October 3rd, Uniontown State Theater, 37 East Main Street, Uniontown, PA.  Two showings: 1 pm and 3 pm.

Monday, October 11th, Ohio County Public Library, 5 16th St, Wheeling, WV 26003.
(304) 232-0244.  One Showing: Noon.

Tuesday, October 12th,  College of Law, WVU, off University Ave., Morgantown, WV.  Time: 6:30 pm.   “Green Tables” for information distribution.  [Questions:  justpeace@yahoo.com ]