Gov's Whitmer's executive order eliminated two permit oversight boards that can overrule MDEQ's permit decisions

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality issues initial permits for Line 5 Tunnel under the Straights of Mackinac.

Gov. Whiter takes action on Line 5

By | Nathan Murphy
State Director

In one of her first official acts, Gov. Whitmer asked General Nessel to provide an official legal opinion on the constitutionality of the legislation signed in Lame Duck of 2019 that would keep Line 5 operating.