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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.

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  • Melinda Clynes
    signed 2020-01-27 07:31:05 -0500
    Please… no tunnel, no pipes, no looming disaster in our amazing Straits of Mackinac!
  • Richard F Gies
    signed 2020-01-27 06:31:56 -0500
  • Susan McGregor
    signed via 2020-01-27 06:26:56 -0500
  • Mike Deiotte
    signed 2020-01-27 06:26:30 -0500
    Mike Deiotte
  • Donald Priest
    signed via 2020-01-27 05:03:22 -0500
  • Marisa Gies
    signed 2020-01-27 03:19:02 -0500
  • Renee Bentley
    signed via 2020-01-27 01:52:28 -0500
    I want to live.

    Pipeline action needed now.

    Quit being lazy.
  • Jo Darling
    signed via 2020-01-27 01:35:10 -0500
  • Leslie White
    signed via 2020-01-27 00:27:31 -0500
  • Charlotte Holzhausen
    signed via 2020-01-27 00:01:44 -0500
  • Maureen Ryan
    signed via 2020-01-26 23:57:14 -0500
  • Stephen Hannan
    signed via 2020-01-26 23:52:20 -0500
    Support Solar. Invest in federal income tax credit and energy production incentives.


    Local clean green is mean
  • Daniel Boynton
    signed 2020-01-26 23:29:14 -0500
    There’s no need to put any more resources into the fossil fuel infrastructure that is destroying our world. Put your efforts toward building a clean energy future!
  • Mark Meyer
    signed 2020-01-26 23:26:14 -0500
  • Katrina Reimer
    signed via 2020-01-26 23:19:46 -0500
  • Thane Hall Sr.
    signed 2020-01-26 23:17:46 -0500
  • Betsy Winkelman
    signed 2020-01-26 23:16:39 -0500
  • James Meyer
    signed via 2020-01-26 22:55:54 -0500
  • Renee Kermeen
    signed 2020-01-26 22:44:34 -0500
  • Lynn Kowalewski
    signed 2020-01-26 22:40:27 -0500
  • Lisa Jarrett
    signed via 2020-01-26 22:33:41 -0500
  • Jill Henemyer
    signed 2020-01-26 22:26:55 -0500
  • Richard Bolander
    signed 2020-01-26 22:05:55 -0500
  • Michaelle Diane Schuler
    signed 2020-01-26 22:05:48 -0500
    This tunnel will be a big mistake for our environment.
  • Linda Smith
    signed 2020-01-26 21:59:23 -0500
  • Paul Tulikangas
    signed 2020-01-26 21:52:05 -0500
  • Dave Brossard
    signed via 2020-01-26 21:47:53 -0500
  • Fran Hamilton
    signed 2020-01-26 21:27:21 -0500
    Nathan Hamilton
  • Bec Boase
    signed 2020-01-26 21:26:33 -0500
  • Barbara Schmidt-Bailey
    signed 2020-01-26 21:15:00 -0500

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