Using the COVID-19 guidance developed by the Minnesota Department of Health, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has canceled all in-person, public events for Enbridge’s proposed Line 3 replacement project.
This includes the open houses and public forums in Bemidji (March 17), Grand Rapids (March 18) and Mahnomen (April 1).
The MPCA is currently reviewing additional options to solicit public comments and share information.
Online public comment available for Line 3 replacement project
The public is invited to comment online on the Enbridge Line 3 proposal and give feedback on the draft documents.
The MPCA’s comment period for the draft 401 water quality certification, draft National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System/State Disposal System wastewater permit and draft capped air emission permit application for Enbridge’s Line 3 project runs from March 2, 2020 – April 10, 2020.