Kalamazoo River oil spill

6:07 am
Wed July 24, 2013

Village of Augusta votes to file lawsuit against Enbridge Energy

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Deadline this week with three year anniversary of pipeline rupture and massive oil spill on Kalamazoo River
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
AUGUSTA, MI - The village of Augusta, concerned about the future safety of its water supply, plans to file a lawsuit against Enbridge Inc. The three-year anniversary of the 2010 pipeline burst, which caused what has been called the worst and most costly oil spill in U.S.
6:28 am
Tue July 23, 2013

12 arrested near Enbridge construction site east of Lansing

Lead in text: 
Pipeline expansion project is set to be completed at end of the year
Twelve arrested at Enbridge protest in Stockbridge STOCKBRIDGE Twelve protesters who are part of the Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands were arrested today after a protest of the Enbridge 6B easement in rural Ingham County. A link to this page will be included in your message.
7:42 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Comstock Township Supervisor asks state officials to deny Enbridge dredging permit

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Enbridge halted dredging work last week when Comstock Township officials requested a site plan be submitted
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, MI - Comstock Township Supervisor Ann Nieuwenhuis requested today through a letter to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality that Enbridge, Inc.'s permit to dredge the Kalamazoo River north of Morrow Lake be denied.
6:37 am
Tue July 9, 2013

Enbridge could buy Cereso Dam

Lead in text: 
State is working to remove dams which no longer produce power
Enbridge Inc. may purchase the Ceresco Dam as it moves forward with a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency dredging order in the area. Company spokesman Jason Manshum said last week the state approached Enbridge to inquire about the possibility of buying and later removing the dam, which is privately owned.
4:37 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Protester who sat in pipe faces felony charges

Lead in text: 
Christopher Wahmhoff released on $2,500 personal recognizance bond
An oil pipeline protester was ordered released on bond Tuesday after being charged with a felony. Christopher Wahmhoff, 35, of Kalamazoo, was arraigned in Calhoun County District Court Tuesday afternoon on a charge of resisting police -- a felony with a maximum sentence of two years in prison -- and tresspassing, a 90-day misdemeanor.

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