S.T.O.P (Sandisfield Taxpayers Opposing Pipeline)

At A Glance

Contact: 

Barbara Penn

Location: 

Sandisfield, Massachusetts

Primary Issue Area:

  • Environmental Health
  • Climate Change & Energy
  • Land & Water

Active since:

2014

Tax Status:

Ad-hoc

Core volunteers:

10

Our Purpose

Raise awareness about and work to prevent the expansion of the Tennessee Gas pipeline, discourage fracking and encourage development of renewable  energyTo prevent irreparable harm to our community, land and lakes, people and animals due to loss of vernal pools, some protected species,  clear cutting of old forest growth, green house gas emissions, etc. that come with the cT Expansion project pipeline.  Our town, a first, voted to stop the pipeline with a town resolution that our orgaqniztion sTOP volunteers worked on tirelessly..