Westchester Legislators Tour Proposed Impact Area of Gas Pipeline Expansion in County Park

by Hezi Aris for the Yonkers Tribune

WHITE PLAINS, NY – December 17, 2014 –Several members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators (WCBoL) ventured today to the County’s Blue Mountain Reservation in the Town of Cortlandt to see the probable impact area from the expansion project proposed by the Houston, Texas-based Spectra Gas Corporation for its Algonquin natural gas pipeline. The major construction project would replace existing 26-inch diameter pipe for pressurized gas with new 42-inch pipe from Rockland County to Massachusetts via Northern Westchester and Putnam County.

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