Michigan News

Shut Down the Line 5 Pipeline

Line 5: A History

September 5, 2019

What is Enbridge Line 5?

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Protecting Our Water, Despite the Trump administration

August 5, 2019

In Michigan, water is part of our identity. We are the Great Lakes State, after all.

Clean Water Action Welcomes Senator Sanders’ Statement Opposing Line 5 Oil Tunnel

July 25, 2019

The following statement can be attributed to Sean McBrearty, Michigan Campaign Organizer, Clean Water Action:

Protect the Great Lakes, Shut Down Line 5

Representative Brian Elder's Pro- Line 5 Statement as corrected by Clean Water Action

July 11, 2019

Representative Elder's original statement was riddled with errors -- so we fixed it.

Governor Inslee’s Statement on Line 5 Shows Bold Leadership on Climate

July 10, 2019

The following statement can be attributed to Sean McBrearty, Michigan Program Organizer, Clean Water Action:

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Clean Water Action Applauds AG Nessel’s Action To Decommission Line 5 Pipeline

June 27, 2019

For years, Clean Water Action along with a broad coalition of Michigan residents, business owners, and indigenous leaders have been calling for our state leadership to decommission Enbridge’s dangerous and outdated Line 5 pipeline, which remains an ever-present threat to the Straits of Mackinac, and the waters of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. Today, Attorney General Nessel has filed a lawsuit in Ingham County Circuit Court to do just that.