News & Announcements

ANNUAL PROGRAM MEETING – JANUARY 11, 2017

The Pipeline Association for Public Awareness will hold their Annual Program Meeting on Wednesday January 11, 2017.  The meeting will start at 9:00 am MT and close around 3:00 pm MT (lunch will be provided).

The agenda includes a morning session to discuss individual programs and an afternoon session for general planning. The morning session will be conducted via web meeting.  The link and meeting documents will be sent to members before the meeting, and are included below.  The general planning session in the afternoon will only be held by conference call.  All members are welcome to attend both sessions.

The meeting will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207.  The hotel is approximately 20 minutes from DIA.  Please RSVP for the meeting and associated events using the online RSVP form.  After submitting your RSVP, you will be provided a link to the group web site for hotel reservations.

As of January 1 the hotel will no longer provide shuttle service from the airport. Click here for information on taking the light rail.

If you need additional information, please email jeff.farrells@pipelineawareness.info.

We hope you are able to attend the meeting.

Click this link to join the meeting: https://connect4.uc.att.com/service19/meet/?ExEventID=82448900
For dialing in, use: 215-446-0193 or 888-706-6468 and access code 40826471#

To access the web meeting, follow these simple instructions:

1) For First Time Users ONLY

Click here to download the AT&T Connect client software.

When prompted, click “Save” to save this file to your desktop, then double-click on it or click “Run” to complete installation.

2) Click on the following url to see the web portion of the conference: https://connect4.uc.att.com/service19/meet/?ExEventID=82448900

3) Use the call-in number to hear audio: (215) 446-0193 or or (888) 706-6468. Use access code: 40826471#. Please mute your phone after entering the conference call.

4) Ask questions or make comments using the comment features. The web moderator will be fielding questions.

Click here to download the Program Meeting Agenda

Click here to download the Program Meeting Presentation

Click here to download the Summary of Program Improvements

Click here to download the 2017 Program Schedule

Click here to download the 2017 Program Changes Summary

Click here to download the 2017 Program Documents

Click here to download the most recent Member Information Excel spreadsheet.

ANNUAL MEMBER MEETING – SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

updated April 14, 2016

The Pipeline Association for Public Awareness will hold their Annual Member Meeting on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. The meeting will start at 9 am MT and close around 3 pm MT (lunch provided). The meeting will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207.  The hotel is located approximately 20 minutes from Denver International Airport and free shuttle service is available.

The purpose of the meeting is to elect Directors and conduct other business that may come before the Membership. The meeting is open to all pipeline companies, regulatory agencies, and the general public.  We hope to cover many current issues relating to public awareness and pipeline safety.

The Director positions up for election this year represent the member categories of:

  • Gas Gathering Facilities
  • Gas Distribution Facilities
  • Storage and Other Facilities

The agenda will include:

  • Welcome and introductions
  • Election of Directors
  • Board of Directors report to the membership
  • Status of current programs
  • Development of new programs
  • Roundtable discussion

An additional session is scheduled for Tuesday, September 27, from 3:00 to 4:30 pm.  We will discuss current public awareness topics and potential program developments in greater detail.  Everyone is welcome to attend this informative session.

Please RSVP for the meeting and associated events using the online RSVP form.  After submitting your RSVP, you will be automatically redirected to the group web site for hotel reservations.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the rate of $121 per night (plus taxes and fees).  This rate will be available until August 28, or until the room block is sold out, whichever comes first.  To call and book a room, dial 303-321-3333 and ask to speak with reservations. Please reference the group name Pipeline Association for Public Awareness.

ANNUAL PROGRAM MEETING – JANUARY 6, 2016

updated December 31, 2015

The Pipeline Association for Public Awareness will hold their Annual Program Meeting on Wednesday January 6, 2016.  The meeting will start at 9:00 am MT and close around 3:00 pm MT (lunch will be provided).

The agenda includes a morning session to discuss individual programs and an afternoon session for general planning. The morning session will be conducted via web meeting.  The link will be sent to members before the meeting and is included below.  The general planning session in the afternoon will only be held by conference call.  All members are welcomed to attend both sessions.  Conference call numbers: 215-446-0193, 2448900#.

Click here to download the Meeting Agenda.

Click here to download the Meeting Presentation.

Click here to download the Meeting Documents.

The meeting will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207.  The hotel is approximately 20 minutes from DIA and free shuttle service is available.  Please RSVP for the meeting and associated events using the online RSVP form.  After submitting your RSVP, you will be provided a link to the group web site for hotel reservations.

If you need additional information, please email jeff.farrells@pipelineawareness.info.

We hope you are able to attend the meeting.

To access the web meeting, follow these simple instructions:

1) For First Time Users ONLY

Download the AT&T Connect client software at:
http://www.uc.att.com/support/download_attc_participant.html
When prompted, click “Save” to save this file to your desktop, then double-click on it or click “Run” to complete installation.

2) Click on the following url to see the web portion of the conference: https://connect4.uc.att.com/service19/meet/?ExEventID=82448900

3) Use the call-in number to hear audio: (215) 446-0193 or (888) 706-6468. Use access code: 2448900. Please mute your phone after entering the conference call.

4) Ask questions or make comments using the comment feature.  The web moderator will be fielding questions.

ANNUAL MEMBER MEETING – SEPTEMBER 23, 2015

updated August 28, 2015

The Pipeline Association for Public Awareness will hold their Annual Member Meeting on Wednesday, September 23, 2015. The meeting will start at 9 am MT and close around 3 pm MT (lunch provided).

The purpose of the meeting is to elect Directors and conduct other business that may come before the Membership.

The meeting is open to all pipeline companies, regulatory agencies, and the general public.  We hope to cover many current issues relating to public awareness and pipeline safety.

The Director positions up for election this year represent the member categories of:

  • Gas Transmission Facilities
  • Hazardous Liquids Facilities
  • Production Facilities

The agenda will include:

  • Welcome and introductions
  • Election of Directors
  • Board of Directors report to the membership
  • Status of current programs
  • Development of new programs
  • Roundtable discussion

Also this year, there will be an additional session on Tuesday afternoon from 3:00 to 4:30 pm (the day before the annual meeting).  The subject will be “Recent Surveys and Evaluations”.  We will hear from the Pipeline Operators for Ag Safety group and API about their research with farmers and PG&E will give a presentation about their “Golden Shovel” program. Everyone is welcome to attend this new informative new session.

The meeting will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207.  The hotel is located approximately 20 minutes from Denver International Airport and free shuttle service is available.

Please RSVP for the meeting and associated events using the online RSVP form.  After submitting your RSVP, you will be automatically redirected to the group web site for hotel reservations.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the rate of $112 per night (plus taxes and fees).  This rate will be available until August 23, or until the room block is sold out, whichever comes first.  To call and book a room, dial 303-321-3333 and ask to speak with reservations. Please reference the group name Pipeline Association for Public Awareness.

ANNUAL PROGRAM MEETING – JANUARY 7, 2015

updated November 18, 2014

The Pipeline Association for Public Awareness will hold their Annual Program Meeting on Wednesday January 7, 2015.  The meeting will start at 9:00 am MT and close around 3:00 pm MT (lunch will be provided).

The agenda includes a morning session to discuss individual programs and an afternoon session for general planning. The morning session will be conducted via web meeting.  The link will be sent to members before the meeting and is included below.  The general planning session in the afternoon will only be held by conference call.  All members are welcomed to attend both sessions.  Conference call numbers: 215-446-0193, 2448900#.

Click here to preview the Annual Program Meeting Agenda.

Click here to download the Meeting Documents.

Click here to download the Meeting Presentation.

The meeting will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207.  The hotel is approximately 20 minutes from DIA and free shuttle service is available.  Please RSVP for the meeting and associated events using the online RSVP form.  After submitting your RSVP, you will be provided a link to the group web site for hotel reservations.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the rate of $99 per night (plus taxes and fees).  This rate will be available until December 8, 2014, or until the room block is sold out, whichever comes first.  To call and book a room, dial 303-321-3333 and ask to speak with reservations. Please reference the group name Pipeline Association for Public Awareness.

If you need additional information, please email jeff.farrells@pipelineawareness.info.

We hope you are able to attend the meeting.

To access the web meeting, follow these simple instructions:

1) For First Time Users ONLY

Download the AT&T Connect client software at:
http://www.uc.att.com/support/download_attc_participant.html
When prompted, click “Save” to save this file to your desktop, then double-click on it or click “Run” to complete installation.

2) Click on the following url to see the web portion of the conference: https://connect4.uc.att.com/service19/meet/?ExEventID=82448900

3) Use the call-in number to hear audio: (215) 446-0193 or or (888) 706-6468. Use access code: 2448900. Please mute your phone after entering the conference call.

4) Ask questions or make comments using the comment feature.  The web moderator will be fielding questions.