Marion Road - Mound Street138-kV Transmission Line Project


AEP Ohio representatives plan to build an underground electric transmission line south of Interstate 70 in downtown Columbus. The Marion Road - Mound Street 138 kV Transmission Line project involves building approximately 3 miles of underground transmission line, upgrading two substations and retiring approximately 4 miles of underground power line.

The improvements are necessary to accommodate road improvements by the Ohio Department of Transportation and address aging infrastructure.

We are committed to keeping you informed about this project. We are also dedicated to keeping customers and employees safe and healthy. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the social distancing recommendations made by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), you are invited to a virtual (online) open house at AEPOhio.com/Marion-Mound between October 8 and October 21. Please visit the virtual open house to access project information, view an interactive map and submit comments by using the contact form below. We are accepting feedback through October 21.

In addition to the virtual open house, we are hosting two live presentations followed by Q&A sessions on the following dates:

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at noon
Call 1-415-655-0001 and enter the following passcode when prompted: 1715341105# or visit AEPOhio.com/Marion-Mound-Wednesday. If prompted to enter a password when accessing online, enter: v76GYgRhPh3

Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 5 p.m.
Call 1-415-655-0001 and enter the following passcode when prompted: 1710454502# or visit AEPOhio.com/Marion-Mound-Thursday. If prompted to enter a password when accessing online, enter: PsTn4inmR34

Project Updates

September 2020: AEP Ohio representatives announced the proposed Marion Road - Mound Street 138 kV Transmission Line Project.

September 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 invite you to join us for a virtual open house to learn more about the project and share your input on possible route options for the new underground power line. Please provide comments by using the contact form below. Please share your input by October 21.

Project Releases

Marion Road-Mound Street 138 kV Transmission Line Underground Project – East Fulton Street Adjustment (PDF)

Amendment to Marion Road-Mound Street 138 kV Transmission Line Project (PDF)

Marion Road-Mound Street 138-kV Transmission Line Project, November 2020 (PDF)

Timeline

Project Timeline

Resources

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

AEP Ohio provides electricity to nearly 1.5 million customers.

www.AEPOhio.com

Joe Demaree

Project Outreach Specialist
380-205-5046
jkdemaree@aep.com

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