Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Murphy's legislative focus was local

...definitely a 'quiet, behind the scenes' legislator, but his positions are always plain," said Sierra Club lobbyist Neill Herring. "There is little of the ambiguity that so many members hide behind."Not only was he straightforward, but he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-08-02/murphys-legislative-focu
Less pollution means more Atlanta rainfall, researchers say

...taken to heart by all of Georgia's leaders, no matter their political hue."But veteran environmental lobbyist Neill Herring, who works for the Sierra Club and other groups, has reservations about the reception the study will get with those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-06-06/less-pollution-means-mor
As government budgets shrink, Riverkeepers become watchdogs and whistleblowers

...economy that could push polluters to explore every loophole, Riverkeeper groups will have more to watch for, said Neill Herring, a veteran environmental lobbyist in Atlanta.Riverkeepers never wanted the role of whistleblower, but have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-28/government-budgets-shrink-riv
Committee hears support for ending transportation-tax penalties

...to decide," he said. "I don't know how much babysitting we can give the whole state."Sierra Club lobbyist Neill Herring testified for repealing the penalties, saying they amount to metro Atlanta, which pays half of the gasoline tax...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-12/committee-hears-support-
Rally pushes for halt to release of mercury

...to stop releasing mercury into air and water. "We get the smell, they get the money," said Sierra Club lobbyist Neill Herring, who spoke at a rally organized by Augusta Riverkeeper Inc. "They have to be forced to do it." The 40-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/19/met_109098.shtml
Metro
Some worry bills will mar environment

...riverbeds, where they remain to this day. "There's still extremely high-quality wood in those logs," said Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Sierra Club. Now, those logs are part of the ongoing legislative battle between environmentalists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/21/met_448006.shtml
Metro
Savannah River Basin could be option for Atlanta

...abundant water supply above Augusta. "There's no question it'll be looked at," predicted environmental lobbyist Neill Herring, who monitors water issues for clients including the Sierra Club. "They've maintained an interest for a long time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/23/met_541841.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver
Sierra Club list slams GOP

...grew this year to 13 from a round dozen because organizers said they couldn't whittle it down to 12. According to Neill Herring of the Georgia Sierra Club, the list's completely Republican makeup has less to do with partisanship than with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/04/met_99115.shtml
Metro
Activists fight bill on water transfers

...the Oconee River to form the Altamaha River. "This water here will eventually find the Atlantic Ocean at Darien," Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Georgia chapter of the Sierra Club, said last week as he stood at the creek's edge. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/24/met_474216.shtml
Metro
Activists fight bill on water transfers

...the Oconee River to form the Altamaha River. "This water here will eventually find the Atlantic Ocean at Darien," Neill Herring, a lobbyist for the Georgia chapter of the Sierra Club, said last week as he stood at the creek's edge. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/23/met_474143.shtml
Metro