You may have heard there’s a 24″ oil pipeline coming across Scott and Dakota counties on it’s way to Koch Refinery from Canada — you may even have heard about it on Ray’s blog!


It’s called the MinnCan Project, and it’s real, and the Certificate of Need and Siting Prehearing Conference is scheduled for Friday, March 17 @ 9:30 a.m. at the PUC, probably the Small Hearing Room. Here’s where it’s going in our neck of the woods:

Scott County View image

Dakota County View image

There will be two public informational meetings held the following week:

Scott County Meeting
New Prague
New Prague Middle School Cafeteria
March 22, 2006
6-9 pm

Dakota County Meeting
Rambling River Center Dining Room
March 23, 2006
6-9 pm

They’ve already been appropriately challenged about failure to give notice to landowners, maybe by now landowners are getting individual specific notice as they should…

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