Authors: Wayland Osgood, Deputy Director
Author Affiliation: State of Michigan, Conservation Commission
Journal: Executed Conveyance Easement (later acquired by Enbridge Energy); 4/23/1953
Abstract: The Conservation Commission was of the opinion that a proposed pipe line system under the Straits of Mackinac would be of benefit to all of the people of the State of Michigan and in furtherance of the public welfare in 1953.
For the sum of $2450, and a promise that the grantee "shall exercise the due care of a reasonably prudent person for the safety and welfare of all persons and of all public and private property, shall comply with all laws of the State of Michigan and of the Federal Government..."
The people of the State of Michigan are protected by "a Comprehensive Bodily Injury and Property Damage Liability policy, bond or surety, in form and substance acceptable to Grantor in the sum or at least One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00), covering the liability herein imposed upon Grantee."