EPA Denies Enbridge Dredging Extension

Posted at 6:53 PM, Aug 16, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-16 18:53:57-04

PipelineCOMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Environmental Protection Agency has denied Enbridge, Inc.’s extension request for their dredge pad sites in Morrow Lake and its delta.

The company asked that their dredging operation be extended into 2014 instead of the Dec. 31 deadline.  Their Kalamazoo River oil spill operation will still continue in Comstock Township, though a company spokesperson said they still further discussion with the EPA.