St. Andrews Citizens Will be Burning!
© Art MacKay, 2009, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada, January 10, 2008The US Coast Guard’s recently released Waterway Suitability Report, prepared for the Federal Energy Regula
tory Commission’s (FERC) Downeast LNG application, will have the residents of New Brunswick’s premier resort area burning again.When, on the heels of Quoddy Bay LLC’s earlier proposal at Sipyik, Downeast LNG rst introduced their planto construct an LNG terminal and storage facility directly across the St. Croix River from St. Andrews at Rob
binston, Maine, the citizens of that resort town and the greater Quoddy Region rose as one to denounce thesedevelopments and made their position clear with submissions to FERC and government ofcials in both Canadaand the United States, Impressive, passionate, packed public meetings and protests were held. Subsequently, Ca
nadian opponents to the LNG plans have been supported at every political level in Canada. Conservative Prime