I want to thank everyone for their calls and letters of condolences concerning my father, Doyle Hendrix, on his passing. I was truly blessed to have him for 82 years and to have him as a mentor my whole life. His face and voice will be with me for as long as I live. I am grateful for that and grateful for the outpouring of sympathy from the membership.
**Project Update** The U.S. Supreme Court announced in early October 2019 that it will rule on a key permit that would let the Atlantic Coast pipeline (ACP) cross under the Appalachian Trail. The justices are expected to hear arguments early next year and rule by early July 2020.**
ACP is an interstate natural gas transmission pipeline that would serve multiple public utilities and their growing energy needs in Virginia and North Carolina. The natural gas transported safely by this project would be used to generate electricity as well as to heat homes and run local businesses. By providing access to additional low-cost natural gas supplies, this project increases the reliability and security of natural gas supplies in Virginia and North Carolina.
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