An informational meeting on the proposed "Northeast Expansion" pipeline to be installed in Columbia County will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 7, at the Congregational Church at the intersection of County Routes 5 and 295.

Bruce Winn of the Berkshire Environmental Action Team and Rosemary Wessel of No Fracked Gas in Mass. will address the environmental impact of the proposed high-pressure fracked gas pipeline as well as health concerns and the rights of the surrounding communities. A question and answer session will be included. or email