Sen. Gary Peters ‘very concerned’ about Enbridge pipeline in Straits of Mackinac

Sen. Gary Peters tours GVSU School of EgineeringThe 62-year-old pipeline carrying oil through the Straits of Mackinac is getting lots of attention this week, and one of Michigan’s senators says the issue is on his radar.

Sen. Gary Peters, D-Michigan, told MLive Wednesday he’s ready to look into the safety of Enbridge Energy’s Line 5. That particular line has been the subject of protests, both before and at the Mackinac Policy Conference, the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual event on Mackinac Island.  Read More