Enbridge Mainline Abandonment information meeting at University of Wisconsin, Superior


Enbridge’s Mainline runs through northern Minnesota, installed in the 1960’s many of the lines are aging and will soon need replaced.  Enbridge currently has a proposal to abandon Line 3 and move it to a new corridor, along the proposed Sandpiper pipeline route.  It is anticipated that Lines 2 and 4 will soon be next on the abandonment plan. 

While Enbridge has stated they will remain responsible in perpetuity for the abandoned line, Minnesota has no regulations to hold them accountable.  Turns out that pipeline abandonment is an issue nationally, and turns out regulations may allow Enbridge to get out of their responsibility.   

Don’t let this happen to your community.  Citizens, tribal members, landowners, and elected officials are coming together to demand that Enbridge put Minnesotans to work cleaning up its old mess before making a new one.

Join Honor the Earth, Debra Topping and Korey Northrup for this informational meeting.  Meeting is free and open to the public and will be held at 11 am in the Great Room in the Yellowjacket’s Union Hall.

Press Release

Honor the Earth: Factsheet LINE 3 Abandonment

October 21, 2015 at 11:00am - 2pm
University of Wisconsin- Superior (Yellowjacket Union)
1605 Catlin Ave
Superior, WI 54880
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Debra Topping · (218) 721-2748

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