Eminent Domain http://nhpr.org en Lynch On Northern Pass http://nhpr.org/post/lynch-northern-pass <p>The controversial Northern Pass hydro-electric project &ldquo;cannot happen without local support&rdquo; and &ldquo;should not happen with eminent domain,&rdquo; Gov. Lynch&rsquo;s said today in his State of the State address.</p><p>Here is the paragraph from his speech:</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 17:15:06 +0000 Chris Jensen 1624 at http://nhpr.org Lynch On Northern Pass StateImpact NH: A Closer Look at Who Does and Doesn't Like Northern Pass and Eminent Domain http://nhpr.org/post/stateimpact-nh-closer-look-who-does-and-doesnt-northern-pass-and-eminent-domain <p>StateImpact&rsquo;s Amanda Loder has an interesting analysis &ndash; with some help from the Concord Monitor &ndash; at how opposition to eminent domain breaks out demographically and by political persuasion.</p><p>Here&rsquo;s her&nbsp;<a href="http://news.nhpr.org/post/breaking-down-who-does-and-doesnt-support-northern-pass">report.</a></p><p><a href="http://stateimpact.npr.org/new-hampshire/">StateImpact NH i</a>s a cooperative project between NHPR and NPR.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 20:33:22 +0000 Chris Jensen 1618 at http://nhpr.org StateImpact NH: A Closer Look at Who Does and Doesn't Like Northern Pass and Eminent Domain Breaking Down Who Does–And Doesn’t–Support Eminent Domain For Northern Pass http://nhpr.org/post/breaking-down-who-does%E2%80%93and-doesn%E2%80%99t%E2%80%93support-eminent-domain-northern-pass <p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 20:13:00 +0000 Amanda Loder 2792 at http://nhpr.org Breaking Down Who Does–And Doesn’t–Support Eminent Domain For Northern Pass Senate Passes Tighter Eminent Domain Rules http://nhpr.org/post/senate-passes-tighter-eminent-domain-rules <p>The New Hampshire Senate has voted to strengthen the rules for taking private property by eminent domain.&nbsp;But there are questions as to what the wording of the final Senate bill really means.</p><p>Mark McCulloch lives in North Stratford, way up North on the Vermont-New Hampshire Border.</p><p>His house is smack in the middle of the route for the hydro-electric transmission project, Northern Pass, the 180 mile transmission line that would bring electricity from Canada to New England.</p> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 22:09:10 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 1561 at http://nhpr.org Senate Passes Tighter Eminent Domain Rules