Petition update

Duke in Deep Do Do

David Wheeler
Spruce Pine, NC

Mar 19, 2014 — Hi Everyone - Thanks for your continued support. If you haven't heard, Duke Energy has been the cause of 2 environmental disasters here in NC in the last several months. The latest is reported here: In addition, a grand jury has been convened to investigate NC Department of Natural Resources and Duke Energy's involvement in these disasters. That story is here: Bearing in mind these actions, I've asked the Mitchell County Board for another meeting on Duke and their vegetation management policy for the area. I would like a written understanding between the County and Duke that provides transparency into their planned spraying, an agreement that residents can opt-out of any spraying on their property at meetings held throughout the county and a process for remediation if they violate this agreement in any way. I'll let ev