Comments for: South Portland city councilors give early approval to tar sands ban

Posted July 10, 2014, at 12:30 p.m.

SOUTH PORTLAND | An ordinance that would prevent unrefined tar sands oil from being piped through the city passed the first of three hurdles in a special meeting Wednesday night. The City Council voted 6-1 in a first reading of the “Clear Skies” ordinance. More than 400 people gathered …

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