Stories
Slash Boxes
Comments

SoylentNews is people

SoylentNews is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop. Only 19 submissions in the queue.

Submission Preview

Link to Story

Pentagon to Approve Dakota Access Pipeline

Accepted submission by butthurt at 2017-02-08 14:33:09
News

The Guardian reports [theguardian.com] that the U.S. Army sent a letter, dated 7 February, to member of Congress Raúl Grijalva [wikipedia.org], saying it would grant a permit for the construction of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline [wikipedia.org]. Work could resume as early as 8 February.

“I have determined that there is no cause for completing any additional environmental analysis,” wrote Douglas W Lamon, the senior official performing the duties of assistant secretary of the army, wrote in a notice to the federal register.

previous stories:


Original Submission