The Akron Beacon Journal reports a spokesman for Calgary-based Enbridge says the pipeline segment being replaced in northeast Ohio's city of Green needs thicker walls to meet "regulatory requirements."
Plans to build the pipeline, which became operational in October, faced opposition throughout its 255-mile route across northern Ohio into Michigan. Nowhere was that opposition more fervent than in Green, which eventually accepted $7.5 million to settle lawsuits to the chagrin of residents and some City Council members.
Resident Diane Petralla says she's "disgusted" and hopes to move from Green.
Information from: Akron Beacon Journal, http://www.ohio.com
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