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Members of the Great Lakes Business Network Request Comment Period Extension and Public Hearing for Line 5 Tunnel Permit Application Review

Amid Newly Surfaced Easement Violations, Great Lakes Business Leaders Call for a Shut Down of Line 5

Amid Newly Surfaced Easement Violations, Great Lakes Business Leaders Call for a Shut Down of Line 5

Up to 700 miles of Great Lakes shoreline are at risk from a Line 5 spill.

February 9th, 2018 Governor Rick Snyder P.O. Box 30013 Lansing, Michigan 48909 House of Representatives P.O. Box 30014 Lansing, Michigan 48909 Michigan State Senate P.O. Box 30036 Lansing, Michigan 48909 Dear Governor Snyder, As members of the Great Lakes Business Network (GLBN), which formed around the common goal of protecting the Great Lakes and the blue economy that depends on the health of ou ...[Read More]

Labor Day and Line 5: Business owners say an oil spill at the Straits of Mackinac would devastate tourism industry

Labor Day and Line 5: Business owners say an oil spill at the Straits of Mackinac would devastate tourism industry

Contact: Beth Wallace, Great Lakes Business Network, glbnconnect@gmail.com, 734-476-3586 (August 31, 2017) — It’s no secret that summer holiday weekends are great for tourist businesses.  As evidence continues to accumulate showing the risks of the pipeline at the Straits of Mackinac, it is also one of the busiest Michigan tourism weekends of the year. Concerned business leaders remind Line ...[Read More]