Air Pollution Control Board Hearing: Stand with Union Hill


The Air Pollution Control Board meeting on the draft air permit for the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline compressor station in Union Hill will be held at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, Exhibit Hall Building, Level 2, Room E21-AB, 301 N. 3rd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, November 8-9. 2018.

We are All Union Hill: Stand with Union Hill to challenge the draft air permit. Opportunities to give witness:  Join the We Are All Union Hill Press conference at 8 am on November 8 at the Third Street Bethel A.M.E. Church, Richmond, co-sponsored by 46 arts, environmental and justice groups. The press conference will feature the voices of Union Hill supported by those from the VA Poor People’s Campaign, VA NAACP, Southern Environmental Law Center, VA House of Delegates and the Governor’s Advisory Council on Environmental Justice.

Your presence is needed at the Air Pollution Control Board Meeting, to be held at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, Exhibit Hall Building, Level 2, Room E21-AB, 301 N. 3rd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Although only those who commented on the draft permit before September 21, 2018, will be allowed to speak at the hearing, the Union Hill community welcomes all to give witness with their presence, and has requested that this presence be silent, respectful and optimistic, believing that the Air Board has the potential to support them, science, and environmental justice.