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Debate Continues Over Controversial Expansion Of Central Coast Oil Refinery To Allow Oil Train Shipments

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2016 7:04am

Phillips 66 facility in Nipomo, which is site of proposed railway facility expansion

The emotional debate continues over an oil company’s proposal to ship oil to a Central Coast oil refinery by train.

Supporters say it’s a well planned project, but opponents contend there are major safety and environmental concerns.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports it will be at least another two weeks still before there’s a decision on the controversial Phillips 66 proposal for its Nipomo refinery.

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