Power plans push forward

There are around 200 customers with property adjacent to the project, said Stella, but the exact number of how many will be affected is unclear. Any property owners affected by vegetation management or acquiring additional land for easements will be dealt with on an individual basis trough negotiations and some form of compensation. Vegetation management would include replanting of various taller plants species and possibly addressing trees that could pose a danger to the new lines.

"We really believe that this line is needed in this area and we are going to work with those customers in the right of way and those customers we need to obtain easements, and we are going to try to reach an agreement that is beneficial for both us and them," said Stella.""

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