STATE OF IOWA
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
IN RE: DAKOTA ACCESS, LLC
DOCKET NO. HLP-2014-0001
PETITION TO INTERVENE
Pursuant to the “Order Setting Procedural Schedule” issued in this docket by the Board on June 8, 2015, [name of party] hereby petitions to intervene in this proceeding. In support, [Name] states as follows:
[A clear and concise statement of the petitioner’s interest in the proceeding. For example, “[Name] is the owner of land that would be crossed by the proposed pipeline if it is approved.”]
[A statement of how the petitioner’s interests are unique and require representation in addition to the existing parties. Example: “[Name’s] property interest is distinct from the interests of any other affected landowner.”]
[A statement of the extent to which the petitioner intends to participate in the proceedings, such as “At this time, [Name] intends only to monitor the filings” or “[Name] intends to participate in this proceeding by submitting prepared direct testimony and exhibits and active participation at the hearing including cross-examination of witnesses.”]
[A statement of whether the petitioner is or expects to be represented by an attorney of law, such as “[Name] will be represented by counsel identified below” or “[Name] intends to retain counsel prior to the hearing.”]
WHEREFORE [petitioner’s name] respectfully requests that the Board issue an order granting this petition to intervene [and any other relief the petitioner may seek].
[Signature block with full contact information: Name, address, email, telephone.]
Anyone seeking to file objections, comments, and letters of support in this docket may do so by using the Iowa Utilities Board’s Electronic Filing System (EFS), citing the docket number, and clicking on the “Submit Filing” tab and following all instructions to log-in as a guest, upload documents and receive a filing ID number. Persons lacking computer access may file written comments by mailing them to the Iowa Utilities Board, Executive Secretary, Docket No. HLP-2014-0001, 1375 E. Court Ave., Rm 69, Des Moines, Iowa 50319-0069. For help, contact the EFS Help Desk Monday through Friday: (515) 725-7337.