Action Alert: IMPORTANT FORUM — PennEast and FERC: Things to Know & What You Can Do

The Environmental Club at Delaware Valley Regional High School hosted a forum on the PennEast pipeline and the FERC process on Thursday, January 15 at Del Val High School.

Here’s the report filed by Leigh Valley Channel 69 (WFMZ-TV)
And, see the great coverage provided by
 Grasping the “Scope” of PennEast Pipeline Devastation, Alternate Route Debunked
From PennEast pipeline foes get advice on opposing project

Speakers included:

Jeff Tittel of the Sierra Club
Delaware Riverkeeper Maya K. van Rossum
Lynda Farrell of Pipeline Safety Coalition
Karen Feridun of Berks Gas Truth
Mark Gallagher, Princeton Hydro

Action Alerts

Panaromic Group Shot 10-18-14
We continue to urge you to use all available forms of communication to get the word out, including writing letters to our legislators about this unnecessary proposed pipeline through our community and the place that we love!  Please download (see below) the free handy and useful guide provided by our anti-fracking friend, Karen Feridun, called “Twitter 101 for Fractivists” and begin Tweeting today!  To set up and open your own free account on Twitter, just go to and follow the instructions.

DOWNLOAD: Twitter 101 for Fractivists handout_rev12_11

HTCAPP continues to fight the proposed PennEast Pipeline and we encourage you to join us in this effort!

Write your objections to Mercer County about their recent FERC comments:
Mercer County’s Comments to FERC re: Proposed PennEast Pipeline 12-23-14
Mercer County Administration Building
640 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 8068
Trenton, NJ 08650-0068
HTCAPP/Hopewell Township Citizens Against the PennEast Pipeline, feels that the stance taken by Mercer County in their Dec 23 comments to FERC regarding the proposed PennEast Pipeline does not protect Mercer County and Hopewell Valley from this unnecessary project and (HTCAPP) will continue to fight this pipeline along any and every proposed route through Mercer County and Hopewell Valley as any proposed co-location route continues to endanger the residents and environment of this county/township.

– NEW: Posted Dec. 30, 2014: FERC 12 18 14 Opinion on Princeton Ridge Transco Pipeline
East Amwell Passes Resolution Against Pipeline
(, Dec 10, 2014) Delaware River Basin Commission meeting becomes forum for PennEast Pipeline foes
(, Dec 10, 2014) PennEast pipeline opposition groups take concerns to Delaware River Basin Commission
(, Dec 10, 2014) PennEast says it will meet with freeholders as county officials explore options
GUEST OPINION: Thanks to DRBC for deciding to review PennEast pipeline (Hopewell Valley News, November 26, 2014)
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Thank you to everyone who attended PennEast Open House on Thursday, Nov 13

Thanks to everyone who attended the Thursday, Nov. 13 PennEast open house in West Amwell — the only open house scheduled in New Jersey

11-13 W Amwell Open House
Read news accounts of Nov. 13 meeting:

Times of Trenton
Hunterdon County Democrat

Also read: Activists advise West Amwell how to fend off PennEast pipeline (Nov 6,

For more information about the PennEast Pipelne, call Hopewell Township Citizens Against the PennEast Pipleine at: 609-350-2220.  Also see Morning Call article from October 26.

PennEast Pipeline Interactive Proposed Route Map