Augusta, GA (WJBF) – WJBF News Channel 6 has confirmed that Kinder Morgan, the company behind the Palmetto Pipeline, has stopped work on the project.
The following notice was posted on their website:
Kinder Morgan has suspended further work on the Palmetto Pipeline project, following the unfavorable action by the Georgia legislature regarding eminent domain authority and permitting restrictions for petroleum pipelines. While this legislative action was disappointing, we remain committed to providing customized transportation solutions to our customers.
We will continue to follow this developing story and provide more details as they become available.