SANDPIPER PIPELINE PROJECT

This page keeps PLA members posted on the proposal by the Enbridge Corporation to run a 30″ pipleline carryig toxic chemicals in close proximity to the south shore of Palmer Lake.  You will need to scroll down to see all of the information.

UNDERSTANDING THE SANDPIPER PIPELINE  Kathryn Hoffman from the MN Center for Environmental Advocacy details the process we’re dealing with the Enbridge application and the FOH request for a comprehensive Environmental Impact Statement. Hearings on the Certificate of Need begin on Tuesday.

Sandpiper HubbardCo_Overview_022514  This map shows the new [as of 11.30.14] Sandpiper preferred route going south into Wadena Co west of Duck Lake, going south of Shell River and then east to Cass County

OVERVIEW FROM HUBBARD COLA   This offers a comprehensive set of links including all of the documents filed to MN PUC

FRIENDS OF THE HEADWATERS  A public advocacy group opposing the Enbridge Corp’s Sandpiper Pipeline proposal.  This site offers the most current news as well as suggestions for action.  The following 2 documents provide a comprehensive critique and suggestions for alternative routes.

ACTION ITEMS

FOH ACTIONS

PLA ACTIONS

OFFICIAL P.U.C. INFORMATION

PUBLIC OFFICIALS TO CONTACT

RECENT NEWS REPORTS

DECEITFUL OIL LOBBYIST TACTICS EXPOSED 10.30.14

MN LEGISLATORS MESSAGE TO EQB RE: Sandpiper Pipeline 9/23/14

MN PUC ORDERS BROADER LOOK AT PIPELINE ROUTE 9/12/14

STAND UP AGAINST RISKY, UNNECESSARY PIPELINES Eileen Shores, FOH

SAMPLE PLA MEMBER COMMENTARY