Okmulgee City - WeleetkaPower Station Transmission Line Rebuild Project


Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) representatives plan to invest approximately $26 million to upgrade the electric transmission system in Okmulgee and Okfuskee counties. Crews plan to begin construction in fall 2021 and conclude by fall 2022.

This project involves rebuilding about 24 miles of power line with steel single-pole structures and upgrading area substation equipment to increase electric reliability for customers.

Project Updates

Fall 2022: Crews and PSO representatives completed construction on this rebuild project and placed facilities in service on Sept. 8, 2022.

Summer 2021: PSO representatives plan to set up gates and culverts in preparation for the start of transmission line construction in fall 2021.

Map

Project Map (PDF)

Timeline

Project Timeline

Structures

Structure

This project involves the use of single steel poles.

Typical Structure Height: Approximately 95 feet
Typical Distance Between Structures: 700 feet
Typical Right-of-way Width: Approximately 100 feet

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

Resources

Project Fact Sheet Access Roads Field Activities

Public Service Company of Oklahoma serves 538,000 customers in Oklahoma.

www.PSOklahoma.com

Michael Harris

Project Outreach Specialist
918-599-2553
mhharris@aep.com

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