Welcome to the Pittsburg Defense Council!

The PDC is a grassroots group fighting the proposed WesPac oil storage and transfer terminal. The massive, 125-acre terminal would be sited less than half a mile from downtown, and near homes, schools, parks, and the waterfront.

We Won!

WesPac is GONE!!!!! Read all about it here...

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BREAKING NEWS!

WesPac is GONE!!!!! Read all about it here...

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17,000 gallons of crude oil spill near Smithville, TX

In Smithville, about 40 miles away from Austin, TX, a pipeline leaked 17,000 gallons of crude oil. http://www.kvue.com/news/local/Officials-cleaning-up-400-barrel-oil-spill-near-Smithville-229756751.html WesPac’s proposed oil terminal would use existing pipelines to Bay Area refineries. But those pipelines were designed to transport fuel oil from the refineries to the tank farm. Now they would reverse direction and would transport crude […]

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