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  • Forest Service Issues Closure Orders for the Stabilization of the MVP Project

    Closure orders (orders) have been issued for the stabilization of the Mountain Valley Pipeline Project right-of-way (ROW) in Monroe County, West VA and Giles and Montgomery Counties, VA.

    The orders were enacted to protect public safety due to hazards associated with stabilizing the Mountain Valley Pipeline ROW.

    The orders prohibit going into or to be upon NFS lands and apply to the construction ROW on Brush Mountain, Sinking Creek Mountain, and Peters Mountain, and a segment of Brush Mountain Road on NFS lands. Please refer to the orders for specific information about what is closed.

    The orders are in effect until January 10, 2019 on the segment of Brush Mountain Road, and December 31, 2019 on the remaining areas, unless terminated earlier by the Authorized Officer.