The past month, my practicum group members and I have spent a lot of our free time learning about pipelines — so much that it’s almost become a joke with us . For example, we took a picture together in “pipeline country,” as I repeated multiple times throughout our drive through rural Medina.
But as anyone who’s witnessed the construction of the Nexus project during the last few years knows, pipelines are no joke. We’ve talked to residents in Green and Medina who say the fight to stop pipeline construction transformed their lives and, in some cases, the land they’ve owned for years.
It’s been an ongoing ordeal since year. Here’s an interactive timeline of the Nexus pipeline, including Federal Energy Regulatory Commission filings and construction highlights in rural Medina, Ohio: