Because of a snafu, Summit County residents now have until April 21 to submit comments on the proposed Tesoro oil pipeline, which would run fromn the Uintah Basin, through Summit, to refineries in Salt Lake. Rick Brough has more.
The Summit County Council does not have a lengthy agenda Wednesday, but will look at Economic Development on the East Side. And they have a chance to ask questions about the Tesoro pipeline. Rick Brough has more.
The deadline to submit comments to the U.S. Forest Service on the proposed Tesoro pipeline is this Monday, March 17th. Given that, the Summit County Council Wednesday reviewed their concerns and comments, and directed their staff to pass those on to the Feds.
State Senator Kevin Van Tassell said he generally likes the alignment proposed for a Tesoro oil pipeline, from the Uintah Basin to Salt Lake - though he said there likely are some local issues here he isn't familiar with. Rick Brough has more.