State Agencies Call for Immediate Repair to Enbridge’s Line 5 Pipeline Coating

State agencies are calling for an immediate repair of the damage to coating on Enbridge’s Line 5.

The Michigan Agency for Energy, Michigan DEQ and state police expressed concerns Wednesday citing confirmations that there are gaps in the protective coating in a portion of the controversial pipeline in the Straits of Mackinac.

Now the state is calling for an immediate inspection and repair within 30 days of any damage to the pipeline’s coating.