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Marcellus Shale in Your Neighborhood, a free forum presented by the League of Women Voters of Greater Pittsburgh, Saturday November 19th from 9 AM to Noon at Robert Morris University, Moon Campus, Hopwood Hall in the Patrick Henry Building. Experts from Duquesne University, Pennsylvania Environmental Council and a landowner's association address leasing issues.
The League of Women Voters of Greater Pittsburgh presents a forum, Marcellus Shale in Your Neighborhood, from 9 AM to Noon on November 19 at Robert Morris University, Moon Campus in Hopwood Hall, Patrick Henry Building.
This forum will provide valuable information for those who are considering leasing their property, those who have leased, and people living in communities targeted for drilling.
A number of properties were leased in Allegheny County communities between August 2009 and August 2011. For example, there were 190 leases in Findlay, 157 in Robinson; 169 in Jefferson Hills; 224 in West Deer; 222 in Plum; 102 in the city of Pittsburgh, and leases in a number of other communities in Allegheny county.
This event is free and open to the public. Registration begins at 8:30 AM on November 19. To pre-register, or to get more information, please call 412-261-4284.
WHAT: A Forum, “Marcellus Shale in Your Neighborhood”
WHEN: Saturday, November 19, 9 AM – Noon. Registration begins at 8:30 AM.
WHERE: Robert Morris University, Moon Campus: Hopwood Hall in the Patrick Henry
Building. 6001 University Blvd. Moon Township, 15108