By Bob Downing
Beacon Journal staff writer
Published: June 8, 2013 – 10:52 PM | Updated: June 10, 2013 – 09:15 AM
A pipeline for transporting natural gas from shale drilling sites in eastern Ohio to Detroit and southern Ontario would run under more than 50 miles of Stark, Summit and Medina counties, according to a map the Beacon Journal has obtained from one of the government entities whose officials met with Spectra Energy about the proposal.
Three companies building the Nexus Gas Transmission pipeline intend to widen existing electric rights-of-way, when possible, by 50 feet over the route’s 250 miles from Carroll County to Detroit and southern Ontario.