Get Involved

We Need Your Help!

  1. Sign the online petition at http://signon.org/sign/conoco-phillips-is-trying
  2. Write letters to local, state and federal elected officials.  Tell them you are against building the mega-tank and they should be too. Contact list is below.
  3. Attend selectmen or city council meetings in your town to voice your concerns; Please see more information below.
  4. Talk about this project with your friends, relatives, and neighbors.
  5. Request a TBNT yard sign, pin or license plate.
  6. Make a contribution to help defray legal costs. If you would like to send a check our address is: PO Box 150, Searsport, ME 04974
  7. Volunteer time; we can find a role for you!
  8. Like our friends on facebook.

CONTACT LIST FOR SENDING LETTERS, FAXES OR EMAILS:

LETTERS to the EDITORS

BANGOR DAILY NEWS, P.O. Box 1329, Bangor, ME 04402
250 words max

letters@bangordailynews.com   include name & town, daytime phone

PORTLAND PRESS HERALD, P.O. Box 1460, Portland, ME 04104-5009

letterstoeditor@pressherald.com

REPUBLICAN JOURNAL, 161 High Street, Belfast, ME 04915    338-3333           500 words or less

news@villagesoup.com

CAMDEN HERALD, 5 Bayview Landing, Camden, ME 04843

editor@villagesoup.com

FREEPRESS, 8 N. Main St, Suite 101, Rockland, ME 04841

copyedit@freepressonline.com

ELLSWORTH AMERICAN, 30 Water St, Ellsworth, ME 04605    207-667-2576

news@ellsworthamerican.com

FISHERMEN’S VOICE – comes out monthly

info@fishermensvoice.com

WORKING WATERFRONT – comes out monthly

      (if letter has been published elsewhere, adapt a different version for them; 300 words, max)

editor@workingwaterfront.com

FOR RESIDENTS OF SEARSPORT

Please contact town officials and urge them to consider all the findings of the upcoming Good Harbor Consulting safety study BEFORE approving any application to locate a LPG tank at Mack Point.

James Gillway Town Manager
207.548.6372
searsportmanager@roadrunner.com

Aaron Fethke,  Chairman, Board of Selectmen
207.548.6372
afethke@yahoo.com

Joe Calista, Chairman, Searsport Economic Development Commision                                
joecalista@yahoo.com

Bruce Probert, Chairman Searsport Planning Board

The Searsport Town Office is located at 1 Union Street (off Rt. 1) to drop off lettters

Mailing address for town officials:
Town of Searsport, PO Box 499, Searsport, ME 04974

FOR RESIDENTS OF NEIGHBORING TOWNS

Please contact your state and federal representatives and ask them to get involved. The scope of this proposal is regional and the health and safety of all their constituents must be considered.

FEDERAL REPRESENTATIVES

Senator Susan Collins 413 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-2523 Fax: (202) 224-2693 Mary Dietrich, Chief of Staff Mary_Dietrich@Collins.senate.gov

Senator Angus S. King, Jr. 188 Russell Senate Office Bldg. Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-5344 Fax: (202) 224-1946 Kay Rand, Chief of Staff Kay_Rand@king.senate.gov

Representative Michael Michaud 1724 Longworth HOB Washington, DC 20515 Phone: (202) 225-6306 Fax: (202) 225-2943 Peter Chandler, Chief of Staff peter.chandler@mail.house.gov

Representative Chellie Pingree 1037 Longworth House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: (202) 225-6116 Fax: (202) 225-5590 Kyle Moulton, Field Representative  Kyle.Molton@mail.house.gov

PENOBSCOT BAY AREA TOWN MEETINGS

Belfast City Council:  Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays City Hall 7pm

Camden Select Board:  Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays,  7pm

Hampden Town Council, Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays at 7pm, Municipal Building

Islesboro Selectmens: Twice a Month on Wednesdays , 7:15 summer; 6:15 winter

Lincolnville Selectmen: Meets 2nd and 4th Monday at 6pm at Lincolnville Central School

Montville Select Board, Tuesdays at 7pm

North Haven Board of Selectmen: Every Tuesday,  4-5pm, Town Office

Northport Selectmen’s Meeting, 1st and 3rd Mondays at 6pm

Rockland City Council:  1st Monday of Month 7pm

Stockton Springs: Meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 6pm, Town Office

Vinalhaven: TBD; 863-4471 for information or http://townofvinalhaven.org/index.html

Winterport: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays