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.
The OPSB granted a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need to construct this project in September. The transmission right-of-way group is currently working to acquire the necessary land and easements for construction. Construction is scheduled to begin at the end of 2019.
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