AEP Ohio representatives plan to upgrade the electric transmission network serving customers in southeast Columbus and Groveport.
The project involves:
We are requesting feedback on possible route options. Your feedback is important to us and helps our team determine a power line route that minimizes impact to the community and environment.
AEP Ohio will host an open house on possible route options for the new power line between Groves Road and Shannon substations. You may also provide comments through the comment form below. Please share your input by December 20.
AEP Ohio proposed a route for the line connecting Astor and Shannon substations, and the line connecting Bixby and Shannon substations in January 2021.
AEP Ohio hosted a virtual open house to introduce proposed study segments and answer questions related to the project at the end of 2020.
AEP Ohio announced the Southeast Columbus Area Improvements Project in November 2020.
The project involves installing steel poles.
Structure Height: Approximately 90 feet*
Right-of-Way Width: Approximately 60 feet*
* Exact structure, height and right-of-way may vary
Please note that these maps are preliminary and do not reflect any final power line route decisions.
Step 1: Below is an Overview Map that displays the entire project area. Please use the Overview Map to find the general location of your property.
Step 2: Each outlined area on the Overview Map represents a single, numbered Map Page that shows that section in greater detail. Visit the appropriate Map Page below for your area.