Court delays road crossing requests for pipeline company

Stephen Kirkland talks to the commissioners’ court on Monday. (Photo by Barbara Green)

A citizen’s plea before the Montague County Commissioner’s Court to delay action on a pipeline road crossing request for multiple locations was heeded and a 90-day reprieve approved.
TARGA NGL Pipeline Company LLC submitted permit requests for 16 road crossings on the following roads in precincts one and four: Durham, Thweatt, Admire, Odom, Talley, Thompson, Starkey, Catholic Cemetery, Jim Ned, Mallard, Dry Valley, Posey Brewer, Huddleston, Lake Valley, McClain and Sunset School Roads.
Stephen Kirkland, a resident in precinct one, asked for the 90-day delay during public comments.

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