SCOTUS Refuses To Reinstate KXL Pipeline Water Permits

Jul 7, 2020

Doug Hayes, Senior Attorney with the Sierra Club
Credit Sierra Club

The United States Supreme Court has refused to reinstate water crossing permits for the Keystone XL pipeline. That decision puts construction on hold until the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers completes a thorough environmental impact study of the pipeline project.

A Sierra Club lawyer says the Corps should have done that assessment years ago.

Victoria Wicks has more of the story for SDPB.