The Central Findlay Improvement Project involves rebuilding approximately 4 miles of power line, building 2 miles of overhead line and building just under 1 mile of underground line.
Company representatives plan to update, supplement and obtain new easements where necessary. Improvements comply with federal requirements and support the area's electrical needs.
Summer 2023: Construction is ongoing and is schedule to be completed late 2023.
Summer 2020: At AEP Ohio, we are committed to keeping our customers and employees safe and healthy amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result of the social distancing recommendations made by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we held a virtual open house in April. After reviewing input from landowners, company representatives selected a final proposed line route. Right-of-way agents are discussing plans with landowners.
The project involves the use of single, steel poles.
Structure Height Range: 70-90 feet
Right-of-Way Width*: Approximately 60 feet
* Exact structure, height and right-of-way may vary