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7/21/18  12:40 pm
Commenter: Judy Gayer, concerned citizen of Virginia and voter


Please place a moratorium on new fracked gas pipelines.   Not only does existing infrastructure more than meet our needs already, but fracking poses a significant risk to the environment, including air, water and the stability of our land.   For a brief summary of the dangers posed by fracking to our communities and our environment, please see    Fracking is NOT a solution - even temporary - to climate change; it will make things worse not better.  We should be investing in clean, renewable resources like solar and wind power that do not pose a danger to the environment and the people of Virginia.