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Bellingham’s tragedy was pivotal moment for national, state pipeline safety rules

Pipeline disaster had far-reaching policy ramifications

Carl Weimer in front of the U.S. Capitol in 2000, in between Congressional hearings on pipeline safety. Weimer was the first executive director of Pipeline Safety Trust, a national watchdog organization founded after the Olympic Pipeline explosion. (Photo courtesy of Pipeline Safety Trust)
By Julia Tellman Local News Reporter
After the 1999 Olympic Pipe Line explosion, what could have been another tragic footnote in a long h
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