The Resaca Substation Project involves building a substation on the corner of Yost Road and 8th Street in southern San Benito and connecting the substation to an existing transmission line. This project also involves upgrading poles on the power line.

Project Updates

Construction for the new substation begins Fall 2019.

Project Releases

Resaca Post Card (PDF)


Project Timeline



The project involves:

Using steel poles

Installing a chain link fence around the Resaca Substation for safety and security

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


Project Fact Sheet Access Roads Field Activities

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Juliet Capeheart

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