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It is nice to know that for as little as $5,000, a small farming community can be bought. On July 19, 2022, the City of Marcus sent a letter to the Iowa Utilities Board in support of the Summit Carbon Solutions CO2 sequestration pipeline. On the same day, they sent their letter of support Summit Carbon Solutions donates $5,000 to the Marcus trail project. How many family farms around the Marcus community are anguishing over the high-pressure tactics they are receiving from the Summit land agents for a project that will cause the destruction of thousands of miles of Iowa farmland for a theoretical pipedream that will do nothing more than siphon our tax dollars into the pockets of a lot of wealthy people? Get involved, know what your local boards are doing; don’t let them sell you into this boondoggle for a couple of grand.

  • Barb Clayton
    Dickinson County

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