Enbridge Inc. is proposing to build a pipeline that would transport oil sands crude 730 miles from Alberta, Canada to the coast of British Columbia. From there, the pipeline would fill supertankers headed primarily to China. The fastest route takes them straight through Alaskan waters. KSTK’s Anne Hillman found out more about how this proposed project could impact our state.
Proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline could impact Alaska
The Wrangell Planning and Zoning Commission approved a controversial temporary use permit for a rock crusher and asphalt plant. Community members spoke out both in favor of and against the permit. The crusher and plant will be located in the vicinity of 9 mile Zimovia Highway, on the property owned by Brett Woodbury. more