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Information meeting for pipeline project is March 12

PINE RIVER — A public information meeting on the application by North Dakota Pipeline Co. LLC for a pipeline routing permit for the Sandpiper Pipeline Project is set for 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Pine River-Backus High School in Pine River.

The proposed route will go through Cass County and the northwestern portion of Crow Wing County. Citizens will have the opportunity to offer oral and written comments. Public Utility Commission, Department of Commerce and North Dakota Pipeline Co. LLC officials will be on hand to answer questions.

The comment period continues after the public meetings through April 4.

Comments may be submitted to Larry Hartman, Energy Environmental Review and Analysis, Minnesota Department of Commerce, 85 Seventh Place East, Suite 500, St. Paul, MN, 55101 or email or fax 651-539-0109.

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