Virginia LCV applauds passage of landmark coal ash cleanup legislation

Feb 15, 2019

For Immediate Release: Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the House of Delegates voted 93-2 in support of Senate Bill 1355, which will […]

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Virginia LCV calls on Fairfax to resign in wake of second sexual assault allegation

Feb 08, 2019

For Immediate Release: Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – In response to a second, serious, and we believe credible, allegation of sexual assault against […]

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Virginia LCV calls on Northam to resign office immediately

Feb 02, 2019

For Immediate Release: Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – In response to Friday’s confirmed reports of Governor Northam’s blatantly racist past actions, Michael Town, […]

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Landmark coal ash cleanup legislation will eliminate a toxic threat to clean water

Jan 24, 2019

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, Governor Northam, alongside a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers from both chambers, announced consensus legislation […]

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Air Board approves permit for toxic, dangerous compressor station in Union Hill

Jan 08, 2019

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the State Air Pollution Control Board voted 4-0 to approve an air permit for […]

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Virginia LCV announces endorsement of Jennifer Boysko for Virginia Senate

Jan 07, 2019

Incumbent Delegate carries flawless conservation voting record   For Immediate Release: Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Virginia League of Conservation Voters […]

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Virginia LCV applauds Air Board decision to allow more public comment on Dominion’s controversial compressor station

Dec 19, 2018

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, the Air Pollution Control Board voted 3-1 to allow another round of public comment […]

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Virginia LCV responds to Dominion press statement attacking authors of critical report

Dec 17, 2018

For Immediate Release: Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, in response to a new report indicating that the average Dominion Energy ratepayer pays […]

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Land, water funding mark a historic commitment to conservation in Virginia

Dec 12, 2018

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   VIRGINIA BEACH – Today, Governor Northam announced historic funding commitments aimed at safeguarding Virginia’s land and water […]

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Virginia LCV applauds legal action against Mountain Valley Pipeline, urges stronger pipeline oversight going forward

Dec 07, 2018

For Immediate Release: Friday, Dec. 7, 2018  Contact: Lee Francis | Deputy Director Virginia League of Conservation Voters (804) 225-1902 | lfrancis@valcv.org   RICHMOND – Today, Attorney General Mark Herring, acting on behalf of the Department of Environmental Quality and the […]

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