A virtual public hearing will be held to take comments from any interested stakeholder on the draft National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System wastewater permit for the Enbridge Line 5 Mackinaw Straits tunnel project. Enbridge has submitted a permit application seeking to discharge treated wastewater Lake Michigan associated with the construction and operation of the tunnel. Stakeholders may make statements verbally or in writing for the public record. The draft permit will be available beginning 8/28/20 and can be found at https://miwaters.deq.state.mi.us/miwaters/external/publicnotice/search. Additional information about this project and other public meetings can be found at www.michigan.gov/line5.
Pre-registration is not required to attend the hearing. Individuals interested in participating can click on the registration link (https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_hab7JL3oSTSPeMP7tfkwkQ) at the start of the event (1:00 p.m.).