AD Makepeace blatantly abuses the process for obtaining permits under the Mass Endangered Species Act State officials look the other way, pretend Plymouth mining operations
Board of Selectmen ignore Town Meeting vote in 2021 to investigate and stop illegal mining November 2022 letter gives Selectmen notice of intent to sue
Dec. 5, 2022 Earth Removal Committee public hearing on Maki-Lopes application to expand December 5, 2022: A Citizens Suit Law demand letter and notice of
Group asks Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) for cease & desist, revoke special permit Company repeatedly misled the public and ZBA about compliance with permit
This 214-acre strip mine is located in the heart of the Pine Barrens at the iconic, globally rare Frogfoot Brook. In 2010, state and Makepeace
Using Massachusetts’ Citizen Suit Statute, a Ten Residents Group goes to court to stop AD Makepeace from continuing to strip mine, causing damage to the environment. The Town of Carver is siding with the company against its own residents, covering up for the illegal mining.
Since 2015, Town officials ignored residents complaints about a illegal earth removal operation on about 13 acres of forested lands off Long Pond Road When
At 140 Tihonet Road in Wareham, AD Makepeace and Borrego Solar propose one of three large ground mounted solar projects that in total will completely
Going behind the curtain to expose corruption in the sand and gravel and cranberry industry in Southeastern Massachusetts. Town officials give permits under the false pretense of cranberry agriculture for massive illegal sand and gravel mining operations.
Texas based PowerPlus is proposing a 150 MW lithium ion storage battery system in a residential neighborhood in Carver MA. Governor Baker calls this clean energy-it will store electricity from fossil fuel plants until maybe some day in the future there is renewable electricity in SE MA that needs storage. Carver already has 19 large ground mounted solar projects with battery storage. We’ve done our part. Put it elsewhere.