Line 3 nears the finish line
November 27, 2020
The Enbridge Energy Line 3 dominoes are falling, as various agencies sign off on the project to replace the existing pipeline.
Last week the Line 3 project received approval of a water quality certification from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and several needed permits from the Minnesota Department of Natural resources, including a license to cross state land and public water. Twelve of 17 members of an MPCA advisory group on environmental justice issues resigned after the agency approved the permit on Nov. 12.
On Monday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved one of the last re...