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.

14,388 SIGNATURES
Goal: 15,000 signatures

Will you sign?

or Text TUNNEL to +12314804112 to sign

Showing 8198 reactions

  • Emily Bornhoff
    signed 2020-04-09 14:47:12 -0400
  • Emily Riley
    signed 2020-04-09 14:45:17 -0400
    We love the great lakes! Don’t ruin it with oil!
  • Denise Wiswell
    signed 2020-04-09 13:00:39 -0400
  • Jayrwin LeBlanc
    signed via 2020-04-09 10:23:45 -0400
    Water is life, oil is death!
  • Diane Jobson
    signed 2020-04-09 09:28:46 -0400
  • Melissa Wachal
    signed 2020-04-09 09:15:32 -0400
  • mary wine
    signed via 2020-04-09 09:09:37 -0400
  • Kimberly Petrossi
    signed 2020-04-09 08:50:23 -0400
  • Linda Vanderveen
    signed 2020-04-09 08:23:42 -0400
  • Mason Miller
    signed 2020-04-09 00:15:44 -0400
  • Maranda Hartman Hartman
    signed 2020-04-07 21:11:37 -0400
    Maranda Hartman Hartman
  • Cheryl Beyer
    signed 2020-04-06 17:37:14 -0400
  • Anna Bechtel
    signed 2020-04-06 15:19:04 -0400
    please protect the great lakes.
  • Renee Kermeen
    signed via 2020-04-06 11:53:10 -0400
  • Karen Bjerk
    signed 2020-04-06 00:24:53 -0400
  • Briana McDonald
    signed 2020-04-05 23:44:38 -0400
  • Elli Foglio
    signed via 2020-04-05 15:10:03 -0400
  • Noah Bassett
    signed via 2020-04-04 18:40:05 -0400
  • Autumn Wissner
    signed via 2020-04-04 18:08:06 -0400
  • Chris Young
    signed 2020-04-04 16:12:54 -0400
  • cj johnson
    signed via 2020-04-04 15:16:14 -0400
  • Mary MacLeod
    signed via 2020-04-03 11:36:39 -0400
    Mary MacLeod
  • John Cronk
    signed via 2020-04-03 08:37:58 -0400
  • Dustin MacLeod
    signed 2020-04-03 08:27:08 -0400
  • Ron Kardos
    signed 2020-04-03 07:47:44 -0400
    Ron Kardos
  • Ken Beck
    signed 2020-03-31 18:54:03 -0400
    canada oil should not be our problem. shut it down now!
  • Travis Dean
    signed via 2020-03-31 16:23:33 -0400
  • Elizabeth Shin
    signed via 2020-03-31 16:05:18 -0400
    Decommission Line 5. Keep the Great Lakes clean from oil!
  • Esther Mathieu
    signed via 2020-03-31 14:44:09 -0400
  • Antoinette Dwan
    signed 2020-03-31 13:42:06 -0400
    Please protect our Great Lakes

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

You can help now.


Add your voice to those working for a clean Great Lakes & healthier economy.

@OilWaterDntMix

Get updates