Longwood - Scottsville Transmission Line Rebuild Project

    SWEPCO plans to upgrade the Longwood - Scottsville transmission line beginning this year. The company's plans for the transmission line upgrade involve replacing approximately 16 miles of wooden poles and wires with steel single-pole structures and new wires. Construction on the project begins Fall 2019 and facilities are placed in-service Fall 2020.

    Project Updates

    Right-of-way agents began communications to landowners about preliminary field activities this spring. Field crews are beginning environmental surveys which are required by state and federal laws. Some additional easement boundary surveys are planned to occur in the next several weeks as well.

    Fact Sheet



    Typical Structure Height: Approximately 115 feet
    Typical Distance Between Structures: Approximately 900 feet
    Typical Right-of-way Width: Approximately 100 feet

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

    * The accompanying map depicts the project area. It should be noted that the map contained on this site is for information purposes only. AEP reserves the right to alter, change, or amend the map at any time without notice and AEP provides no warranty about the accuracy of content. Keep this in mind when reviewing this map. However, AEP will make all attempts to keep this map as accurate as possible. If you have any questions about the accuracy of the current map please Contact Us.