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The Enbridge claim that the U.P. will freeze without the propane they supply is just one lie. The truth is Michigan is a high-risk, no reward shortcut for Canadian oil, 95% of which doesn't benefit Michigan. Line 5 threatens the Great Lakes every day it operates. Sign this petition to call on Gov. Whitmer & Legislature to #ShutDownLine5

Building a tunnel for Enbridge Line 5 through the Straits of Mackinac is not a solution to protect the Great Lakes, 400 other water bodies including Lake Michigan or our dangerously overheating climate.

Call for real action to protect the Great Lakes from a disastrous oil spill.

Dear Gov. Whitmer & Michigan’s Legislature:

An oil tunnel through the public bottomlands of the Straits of Mackinac won’t protect the Great Lakes from a 645-mile long aging Line 5 oil pipeline that has leaked at least 33 times into Michigan's environment. Even when its oil isn't spilling into the water, it adds to our climate crisis when burned by spilling carbon into the atmosphere every day. The time to end the threat of a catastrophic oil pipeline rupture is now. Instead of leaving a vulnerable and hazardous oil pipeline operating in the Mackinac Straits for years while trusting a dishonest Enbridge to protect the Great Lakes, I urge you to take action now to decommission Line 5.

6,522 SIGNATURES
Goal: 7,000 signatures

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  • Glenn Warners
    signed 2019-05-15 17:47:21 -0400
    We need less of this liquid as a gas. Our collective survival depends on it.
  • Jean Norman
    signed via 2019-05-15 16:45:33 -0400
  • Brenda Bergstrom
    signed via 2019-05-15 16:37:27 -0400
    Please keep your promise, Gov. Whitmer. Shut down line 5.
  • Trudy Bower
    signed via 2019-05-15 16:16:59 -0400
  • Patricia Salinis
    signed via 2019-05-15 16:10:23 -0400
  • Sergio P.
    signed 2019-05-15 15:39:02 -0400
  • Linda Leaman
    signed 2019-05-15 15:07:08 -0400
    I am tired of the lies. I’m tired of the waffling. This isn’t what Whitmer promised during her campaign. Is there a politician that will stand up to these corporations and greedy, grubbing for money?
  • Kayla Lindell
    signed 2019-05-15 14:56:03 -0400
  • Terry Tandy
    signed via 2019-05-15 13:59:38 -0400
  • Cheryl Reid
    signed via 2019-05-15 13:56:24 -0400
    Don’t play with our fresh water.
  • Heather House
    signed 2019-05-15 12:58:08 -0400
  • Robert Kerr
    signed via 2019-05-15 12:49:43 -0400
  • Sharon Wawrzyniak
    signed 2019-05-15 12:48:38 -0400
  • Maureen Rsm
    signed 2019-05-15 12:37:01 -0400
    Maureen McGarrigle, RSM

    Protect our most needed and vulnerable asset, potable water. Thank you
  • Jeanne Swander
    signed via 2019-05-15 12:22:26 -0400
    Jeanne M. Swander
  • ann mcinnis
    signed via 2019-05-15 12:14:41 -0400
  • Gary Faley
    signed 2019-05-15 11:02:24 -0400
    C’mon Gov…stick to your senses. The same sensibility you pronounced during the campaign.. No to Line 5. No to any new tunnel!
  • Debbie Shannon
    signed via 2019-05-15 10:52:03 -0400
  • Kim Mann
    signed via 2019-05-15 10:49:30 -0400
  • Kathy Lessard
    signed 2019-05-15 10:26:53 -0400
  • Norma Palen
    signed via 2019-05-15 10:03:45 -0400
  • Nancy Hardy
    signed via 2019-05-15 09:12:53 -0400
    No oil in or near the water.
  • Mary Charnetski
    signed 2019-05-15 08:58:48 -0400
  • Don Springer
    signed via 2019-05-15 08:48:56 -0400
  • Madison Young
    signed 2019-05-15 08:40:45 -0400
  • Ersyla Nellajoy
    signed 2019-05-15 08:28:23 -0400
  • Graham BeVier
    signed 2019-05-15 08:27:16 -0400
  • Sean Martineau
    signed 2019-05-15 08:20:38 -0400
  • Jan Huron
    signed via 2019-05-15 08:14:13 -0400
  • Charyl Krause
    signed via 2019-05-15 08:07:28 -0400

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