PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD
PUBLIC HEARING: DOCKET NO. 7970
MARCH 21, 2013
REMARKS BY LISA VENTRISS, PRESIDENT
VERMONT BUSINESS ROUNDTABLE
Good evening. For the record, my name is Lisa Ventriss, President of Vermont Business Roundtable. On behalf of our 120 CEO members, I speak tonight in support of construction of the Addison Natural Gas Project, which consists of 43 miles of new natural gas transmission pipeline in Chittenden and Addison Counties; approximately 5 miles of new distribution mainlines in Addison County; together with three new gate stations in Williston, New Haven and Middlebury, Vermont.
This initiative is an important infrastructure project worthy of discussion and support for several reasons. (more…)