US Senator Gary Peters Discusses Pipeline Safety In The Straits Of Mackinac

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U.S. Senator Gary Peters in the SUNNY Studios with Walt & Mike.

U.S. Senator Gary Peters in the SUNNY Studios with Walt & Mike

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan U.S. Senator Gary Peters has introduced legislation in Washington requiring a review of hazardous material pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac.

Peters joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to talk about the legislation.

Peters says he has concerns with possible oil spills related to the aging Line 5 pipeline underneath the Straits of Mackinac.

The Pontiac Democrat says the legislation is part of an overall effort to ensure against spills and be able to react quickly if a spill occurs.

The legislation also bans shipments of crude oil by vessels in the Great Lakes and requires assessment of the current status of oil spill response.

LISTEN IN – US Senator Gary Peters on his Great Lakes pipeline safety legislation.

VISIT – Senator Gary Peters’ website.

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