Enbridge Oil Pipeline Comment Period Extended to April 15

The Wisconsin DNR is extending the public comment period to April 15th for the analysis of the draft environmental impact statement that it prepared for the proposed 41-mile relocation of Enbridge’s Line 5 natural gas and oil pipeline around the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa land into Ashland, Bayfield, and Iron Counties. A public hearing on February 2 received comments from hundreds of people over 10 hours.

Access the two-volume Draft EIS under Draft Environmental Impact Statement. Comments should be mailed to DNR, Line 5 EIS Comments, 101 South Webster Street (EA/7), Madison, WI 53707 or emailed to DNROEEAcomments@wi.gov. DNRapnews.