Fostoria - FremontTransmission Line Rebuild Project

The proposed Fostoria-Fremont Transmission Line Rebuild Project is necessary to modernize infrastructure to enhance the reliability of the electric transmission system in Seneca and Sandusky Counties. The proposed project consists of upgrading about 15 miles of transmission line to 138-kilovolt (kV) and is a projected investment of approximately $22 million.

The proposed upgrade will provide the region with a more reliable power source.

The project will use steel single pole structures that will be approximately 85-feet tall.

Project Updates

Fall 2019: Crews are construction the power line and anticipate completion in late 2020.

Project Releases

Buckley Road-Fremont Center Project Amendment #2, January 30, 2020 (PDF)

Buckley Road-Fremont Center Project Amendment, September, 2019 (PDF)

Fostoria-Fremont Public Notice (PDF)

News Release - October 11, 2017 (PDF)


Project Timeline



The project will use steel single pole structures that are approximately 85-feet tall. The structures will be located in an approximate 100-foot wide right-of-way corridor.

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


AEP Right-of-Way Process Project Fact Sheet Access Roads Field Activities

AEP Ohio provides electricity to nearly 1.5 million customers.

Maggie Beggs

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