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Pipeline construction expected in Groundbirch area


Map:  This map from TransCanada shows the location of the proposed pipeline

TransCanada is proposing to construct an 85 kilometer pipeline in the Groundbirch area.

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Community Relations Consultant Brenda Walton and Project Manager Sandeep Mann presented the project to the Board of Directors yesterday.

Director Hadland is concerned some landowners will be blind-sighted when the pipeline crosses their property.

He recommends training the representatives of the company before they come to the landowner’s door.

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Mann says TransCanada’s buyers have a code to follow.

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The project will transport sweet natural gas to a tie-in point in Alberta. Construction is expected to begin in 2010.

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