Monthly Archives: August 2012

Islesboro Urges Searsport to Endorse Need for Risk Assessment

This week the Islesboro Board of selectmen have sent a letter to the Searsport Board of selectmen, all local governments, and Maine’s Congressional delegation to endorse the need for the Good Harbor study and pledge full cooperation. Consider attending your … Continue reading

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Change & Communicate

Change it, fix it, update it; WE DID.  This week’s news is a re-designed TBNT website. It features easy navigation, recent summer content, and lots of great links; for action, information, addresses, news, contributing, facebook, contacting us and more. However, … Continue reading

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3 Responses to DCP Midstream

The Republican Journal had three great letters published in the August 23 edition.  Here’s the first one below making points about deciphering DCP Midstream. Responding to Elliot I was somewhat taken aback by the statement made by DCP’s Roz Elliot … Continue reading

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Good Harbor, Good News. But…

This week TBNT got a jolt of great news. At Monday’s Searsport Planning Board meeting, TBNT and IIT Attorney Steve Hinchman announced that Good Harbor Consulting will be conducting a safety study on the LPG Tank and Terminal in Searsport. … Continue reading

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Just Who is DCP Midstream?

Christine Parrish of  The Free Press shines some insight on just who DCP Midstream is.  Duke Energy, Spectra, ConocoPhillips, Parents, Offspring… Read more below… DCP Midstream Plans to Change Searsport, But Who Are They? Who’s Your New Neighbor? by Christine Parrish  … Continue reading

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Good Harbor Consulting to Conduct Safety Study

INTERNATIONAL SECURITY EXPERTS TO REVIEW SEARSPORT LPG TERMINAL Islesboro Islands Trust retains Richard A. Clarke and consulting firm Good Harbor to conduct impartial All Hazards Risk Assessment of LPG marine import terminal proposed for Searsport, Maine. ISLESBORO, MAINE (Aug. 14, … Continue reading

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Former Ground Zero Emergency Director Raises Concern

Tanya Mitchell of the Republican Journal writes of the safety concerns of a physician and former Ground Zero Emergency Director By Tanya Mitchell | Aug 15, 2012 THE REPUBLICAN JOURNAL Searsport — According to his July 12 letter to selectmen … Continue reading

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It’s All About Jobs?

This past week two pieces of information surfaced regarding potential jobs at the proposed LPG Tank in Searsport. The first was included in a letter written to the Searsport Planning Board and circulated to the Board of Selectmen. The author … Continue reading

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TBNT Is Building Momentum!

We had a successful fundraiser in July and our numbers are growing. Today we were fortunate to have an address by Sandra Steingraber who buoyed the spirits of TBNT by giving her accounts of successfully fighting industrialization in Illinois and … Continue reading

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