Environmental groups applaud legislation to strengthen pipeline oversight in Virginia

Jan 11, 2018

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 Contacts: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org Nancy Sorrells | Co-Chair Augusta County Alliance (540) 292-4170 | info@augustacountyalliance.org Claudine McElwain | Program Communications Manager Southern Environmental Law Center (434) […]

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Virginia LCV congratulates Delegate-Elect Simonds

Dec 20, 2017

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   NEWPORT NEWS – Following a historic recount which was decided by only one vote in the 94th […]

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Virginia LCV applauds Governor-elect Northam’s pick for Secretary of Natural Resources

Dec 14, 2017

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, Governor-elect Ralph Northam announced Matt Strickler as his choice as Virginia’s next Secretary of Natural […]

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State Water Control Board vote slows ACP timeline, but pipeline threat remains

Dec 12, 2017

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the State Water Control Board voted 4-3 to approve amended water quality certifications for […]

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Approval of Mountain Valley permits puts water at risk, ignores overwhelming opposition

Dec 07, 2017

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, after two days of hearing strong opposition to the Mountain Valley Pipeline, the State […]

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Virginia LCV responds to Dominion’s coal ash assessments, calls for more stringent protections

Dec 01, 2017

For Immediate Release: Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org RICHMOND – Today, Dominion Energy released site-by-site assessments of its coal ash impoundments, as required by legislation from […]

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Virginia LCV congratulates Justin Fairfax on his election as Virginia’s next lieutenant governor

Nov 07, 2017

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org FAIRFAX – Today, Virginia voters elected Justin Fairfax to serve as Virginia’s next lieutenant governor. Fairfax garnered the endorsement […]

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Virginia LCV congratulates Attorney General Herring on Election Night victory

Nov 07, 2017

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   Virginians re-elected a proven environmental leader FAIRFAX – Today, Virginia voters headed to the polls and re-elected Mark […]

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Virginia LCV congratulates Governor-elect Northam on election night victory

Nov 07, 2017

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   FAIRFAX – Today, Virginia voters elected Ralph Northam as the 73rd Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia. A […]

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Virginia LCV presents Senator Richard Stuart with 2017 Legislative Leadership Award

Oct 10, 2017

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 Contact: Lee Francis | Communications Manager Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   KING GEORGE – Monday, Oct. 9, on the banks of the Potomac River at Caledon State Park, […]

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