York County Board to Consider New Anti-Pipeline Measure
YORK, Neb. (AP) — A
revised resolution objecting to the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline
has been submitted to York County Commissioners.
The board is expected to discuss
the resolution and vote on it at Tuesday's meeting. On July 9 the board
tabled the issue after discussing an earlier submission from a group of
residents calling themselves the Good Life Alliance.
version says: "The York County Board of Commissioners, on behalf of its
citizens, realizes the risks of tar sand and crude oil pipelines to our
resources in York County and oppose any pipelines of this nature."
earlier version included a sentence that committed the board to using
its powers to protect the county residents' health and the county's