- We understand national security in terms of access to affordable health care and education, a strong economy, a healthy environment and a functioning democracy.
- We believe in basic rights for all. These include the civil rights of assembly, free speech and religion as well as the rights to health care, education, a job and a clean environment.
- We seek to promote the peaceful and just resolution of conflict using nonviolent means through educational programming, informing community leaders, holding vigils.
Straits Area Concerned Citizen Documents
We are currently working to urge local governments ask Governor Snyder utilize the State's authority by acting immediately to cause Line 5 to be restricted to not more than 300,000 bbl per day and its cargo be limited to non-oil products until the recommendations of the Michigan Petroleum Pipeline Task Force have been satisfied and an independent panel of pipeline experts has verified that Line 5 is safe.
Individual Packet Pages
Local Governments who have signed our resolution
Motherboard Video on Line 5
National Wildlife Federation Video on Line 5
Enbridge Line 5 Spill Scenarios