Wieland writes, "The Line 3 radical environmental activists should be charged and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law, just as the Jan. 6th rioters are being. If it is wrong for the Jan. 6th rioters, it is wrong for the Line 3 environmental activists."
As reported earlier this week by Forum News Service, the Minnesota segment is the last portion of the 1,000-mile line that stretches from Alberta, Canada, to Superior, Wisconsin. It is expected to transport nearly 32 million gallons of oil per day.
With the announcement of the substantial completion of the Line 3 replacement project, pipeline safety is a concern for many in Minnesota. Enbridge this week addressed the concerns in a virtual open house.
Enbridge gave an update on the construction process of its Line 3 replacement project during a virtual project update on Wednesday. During the meeting, officials said construction is near completion, but work will continue into next year.