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WesPac Public Comment Period Extended!

PROJECT UPDATE: In response to comments received during the public scoping session, the City of Pittsburg has extended the public comment period on the NOP submitted by WesPac by one additional week. A Notice of Preparation (NOP) of a Second Recirculated Draft EIR for the ‘WesPac Pittsburg Infrastructure Project’ was made available on July 1, 2015, for a […]

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Hazards to Pittsburg

WesPac Energy wants to build an enormous oil storage and transfer facility in Pittsburg. Their mega oil terminal would bring in crude oil by ship and expanded pipelines. And PG&E’s old tanks near the waterfront would be reactivated to create a tank ‘farm’ for crude oil storage. Some of the effects this project will have […]

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Pittsburg School Board unanimously passes resolution against WesPac

Wednesday night, the Pittsburg Unified School District school board voted 5-0 to approve a resolution that calls the WesPac project “unequivocally contrary to public health and safety and beyond mitigation” and furthermore asking that it not be placed anywhere in Contra Costa County. They based this resolution on the health and safety impacts that the […]

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