AEP Texas representatives plan to upgrade the electrical transmission system in Schleicher county. The Eldorado - Ft. Mckavitt Transmission Improvements Project involves upgrading about 20 miles of electric transmission line to improve electric reliability for area customers. Crews plan to begin construction in Spring 2024 and conclude by early 2025.
October 5, 2021 AEP Texas representatives hosted a live virtual town hall meeting on October 26 at 6 p.m. During the virtual town hall, attendees heard from the AEP Texas project team about the project including information about project plans, the PUC regulatory approval process, the project need and benefits and the routing analysis process.
Project Map (PDF)
Typical Distance Between Structures: 375 feet*
Typical Structure Height: 90 feet*
Typical Right-of-Way Width: 100 feet*
* Exact structure, height and right-of-way may vary