Enbridge Energy

8:43 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Kalamazoo Woman Sentenced to 26 Days in Jail for Trying to Block Enbridge Pipeline

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Jessica Clark was arrested in August and again in September protesting pipeline expansion
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
LA PORTE, IND. -- A Kalamazoo resident arrested twice last summer for trying to block Enbridge Energy from expanding its oil pipeline in northern Indiana was sentenced Wednesday morning to 26 days in the LaPorte County Jail in LaPorte, Ind.
WMUK News
10:41 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Comstock Township Approves Enbridge Dredge Pad Location

Comstock Township planning commissioners listen during a presentation by Enbridge Energy officials at a meeting Feb. 17.
Credit Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Enbridge Energy can go ahead with dredging operations at Morrow Lake this spring.

Last night the Comstock Township Planning Commission granted them a permit to dredge at the Benteler Automotive property between Michigan State Highway Ninety-Six and Interstate 94 near Thirty-Third Street. Enbridge is under order from the Environmental Protection Agency to remove oil that’s settled at the river bottom.

It’s part of the cleanup from the massive Enbridge pipeline spill near Marshall in 2010.

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SW Michigan
2:10 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Charges against anti-pipeline protester dropped

Credit WMUK

Kalamazoo activist Christopher Wahmhoff faces one less hurdle in his campaign for U.S. Senate. He no longer faces charges related to his protest against a new oil pipeline last year. The Battle Creek Enquirer reports that a Calhoun County circuit judge has dismissed charges of trespassing and resisting police.

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SW Michigan
10:19 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Enbridge: $1 billion spent on oil spill cleanup

Worker monitors oil removal from Talmadge Creek in July 2010
Credit Paul Sancya / AP Photo

Enbridge Energy has spent over a billion dollars so far cleaning up the Kalamazoo River oil spill in 2010. That's according to the Gongwer News Service.

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6:45 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Enbridge dredging of Morrow Lake nearer

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The work must also be approved by the Comstock Township Planning Commission as the company continues to clean-up a massive oil spill into the Kalamazoo River in 2010.
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, MI - Enbridge, Inc. may soon be able to begin dredging the Morrow Lake Delta after the Comstock zoning board voted Monday to grant special exceptions to both dredge pads near Morrow Lake. Board members Art Austin, Jeff Bogema and Miriam Shannon voted in favor of granting the special exceptions while Mel Klooster and Mark Guthaus voted against both motions.

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