MassPLAN is a coalition of local and statewide groups and organizations opposed to the proposed Kinder Morgan/Tennessee Gas Pipeline Northeast Energy Direct Project (May 2014 project description and map). This website provides information about the Massachusetts portion of the proposed project — previously called the Northeast Expansion Project (earlier project map). See the Citizens’ Map of the Proposed Route across Massachusetts (excluding proposed lateral lines to Lynnfield, Worcester, and New Hampshire).
- Rolling March to Stop the Pipeline – Richmond to Dracut, culminating with a rally in Boston July 30th - learn more here or on Facebook. Congressman Jim McGovern joined the rolling march in Franklin County. Read his recent letter to the Patrick Administration.
- New England electric ratepayers are expected to pay for the pipeline. Involvement at the state level is important! CLF uncovers how the New England Governors’ Pipeline Plan Has Been Shaped by Industry and Incomplete Analysis
- Actions To Take Now! Before the end of the legislative session (July 31st)!
- Lesser, Newman & Nasser, LLP is legal counsel to MassPLAN. They will work in collaboration with other lawyers, across the state and across areas of specialization, to represent the coalition and assist individual landowners in furtherance of our mission.
Individuals who have contributed information to the site include landowners whose property would be crossed by the proposed pipeline path, landowners who already have gas pipelines through their property, individuals who work with land trusts, environmental organizations, or town governments, and concerned citizens across the Commonwealth.