Line 3 would immediately create more than 4,000 jobs and invest more than $2 Billion into Minnesota at a time when we have never needed it more. 

The latest unemployment rates for counties along the line 3 route show how COVID-19 has impacted local economies and why we need to find a way bring jobs back to Minnesota.

County                        Rate

Kittson                           8.1%

Marshall                      11.5%

Pennington                 16.6%

Polk                              14.9%

Red Lake                     14.3%

Clearwater                   21.2%

Hubbard                       21.1%

Cass                             26.5%

Crow Wing                  24.1%

Aitkin                            21.1%

Carlton                        22.2%

St. Louis                      23.9%

Wadena                      20.5%

Percentage of people filing for unemployment insurance as a share of the 2019 available labor force

Data provided by Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
https://mn.gov/deed/data/data-tools/unemployment-insurance-statistics/

 

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