Stuart - SeamanTransmission Line Rebuild Project

AEP Ohio representatives plan power grid upgrades to improve electric service reliability for customers in Adams County. The Stuart-Seaman Transmission Line Rebuild Project involves updating about 29 miles of power line. Plans call for rebuilding the power line in the existing right-of-way, although company representatives might need to acquire new or supplement current easements to ensure the safe construction, operation and maintenance of the line.

Project Updates

Summer 2023: Construction began in 2021 and concludes late 2024. AEP representatives expect to finish restoration in late 2025.


Project Timeline



This project involves the use of steel, H-frame poles.

Structure Height: Approximately 70 feet*
Right-of-Way Width: Approximately 100 feet*

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


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AEP Ohio provides electricity to nearly 1.5 million customers.

Michelle Richardson

Project Outreach Specialist

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