SIGN THE PETITION

This is how we make our government accountable to the people. We'll deliver your signature to tell Gov. Whitmer the will of the people is 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.

Oil BurnSign to protect the Great Lakes from *another Line 5 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.

* Yes, Enbridge Line 5 has already spilled 33 times and 1.1 million gallons.

14,736 SIGNATURES
Goal: 15,000 signatures

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  • Camiryn Ramon
    signed via 2019-11-02 18:07:09 -0400
  • Sydney Jane Patten
    signed via 2019-11-02 17:40:15 -0400
  • Erin Andersen
    signed via 2019-11-02 17:33:46 -0400
  • Barbara Duross
    signed 2019-11-02 07:55:35 -0400
    This is a ludicrous idea
  • Kaitlin Martin
    signed 2019-11-01 21:46:26 -0400
  • Kyle Dupuy
    signed 2019-11-01 17:40:21 -0400
  • Beth Wietor
    signed 2019-11-01 13:23:29 -0400
  • Evan Redmond
    signed 2019-11-01 11:54:29 -0400
  • Justin Roberts
    signed 2019-11-01 09:28:30 -0400
  • Chris Varley
    signed 2019-11-01 09:14:41 -0400
  • Garun Mangat
    signed 2019-11-01 08:59:53 -0400
  • Kayleigh Ehret
    signed 2019-11-01 08:45:53 -0400
  • Elizabeth Edwards
    signed 2019-10-31 21:56:06 -0400
    Stop line 5..Enbridge can find another route
  • Kim Beebe
    signed 2019-10-31 20:55:52 -0400
  • Melissa Sklar
    signed 2019-10-31 19:55:33 -0400
  • Ann Koscielniak
    signed 2019-10-31 19:15:21 -0400
  • Donna Prepejchal
    signed 2019-10-31 17:34:57 -0400
    I drink Lake Michigan water. It needs to be protected.
  • Brook Tracy
    signed 2019-10-30 21:39:17 -0400
    Brook Tracy
  • Kaela Church
    signed 2019-10-28 17:51:03 -0400
  • Tara Hovel
    signed 2019-10-27 21:46:39 -0400
  • Marysue Ryan
    signed via 2019-10-27 13:29:15 -0400
  • Dylan Welch
    signed 2019-10-26 17:15:03 -0400
  • Joel Cooper
    signed 2019-10-25 23:49:08 -0400
    I appreciate your initiative to take this to a petition to be struck down. Why potentially ruin to Great Lakes so that businessman who obviously don’t care a great deal about whether they trashed the environment or not can take a shortcut to polluting the environment with some of the worst crap on Earth. This just makes no sense and should not even be up for consideration. Who’s running this country 2 year olds with a death wish. Thanks for the info I sure wish you could afford a big campaign to promote this however I will do what I can to share.
  • Mary Vandersteeg
    signed 2019-10-25 15:31:46 -0400
  • Diane George Bolter
    signed 2019-10-23 12:02:52 -0400
    I live in Point Edward Canada, across the river from port Huron, US.
  • hailey bell
    signed 2019-10-23 10:35:29 -0400
  • Mick Gehl
    signed 2019-10-23 10:23:10 -0400
    You’re fowling our nest with this leaky old #5 pipeline. Please love the Earth.
  • Richard Deering
    signed 2019-10-22 08:54:57 -0400
  • Amanda Mangiardi
    signed 2019-10-22 07:10:42 -0400
  • Adam Molski
    signed 2019-10-20 20:17:35 -0400

IMAGE of Mighty Mac & Blue Ice courtesy of Rachel Kramer via Flickr

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