Southern MuncieArea Improvements

Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) is developing plans to strengthen the transmission system in eastern Indiana. The proposed improvements in Delaware County would increase reliability, lessen power outages, and speed recovery of service when outages occur.

Project Updates

July 2019: I&M representatives announced the proposed final line route

April 2019: I&M representatives met with the community during a public Open House to gather feedback

Spring 2019: Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) announced the Southern Muncie Area Improvements Project

Project Releases

News Release - April 8, 2019 (PDF)


Project Map (PDF)


Project Timeline



I&M will replace aging wood poles with steel monopole structures averaging 75-feet in height. Structures will be placed within a 60-foot right-of-way. Portions of the line will be built in or adjacent to the existing right-of-way, other areas will require construction in new areas and with new easements.

Structure Height: 75 feet
Right-of-Way Width: 60 feet

* Exact structure, height and right-of-way may vary


Project Fact Sheet Access Roads Field Activities

Indiana Michigan Power serves 575,000 customers in Indiana and Michigan.

Eric Giffey

Project Outreach Specialist

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