high-voltage power lines

6:29 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Oshtemo Township Will Appeal Court Ruling on High-Voltage Power Lines

Michigan Court of Appeals decision last month cleared the way for the project to proceed
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, MI -- Oshtemo Township will continue to pursue two courses of action related to ongoing litigation with ITC over high-voltage power lines the electrical transmission company plans to run through the township. The township board voted 6-1 Tuesday, with Trustee Nancy Carr opposing, to appeal a lower court ruling to the Michigan Supreme Court and voted the same way to continue contesting condemnation.
8:37 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Oshtemo officials appeal power line ruling

The company behind the project says it is pleased that state officials have approved the new transmission line.
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, MI -- The state has approved plans for high-voltage power transmission lines through several miles of Oshtemo Township, but the township will appeal the decision. The Oshtemo Township Board of Trustees met in closed session Tuesday to discuss its response to a ruling from the Michigan Public Service Commission that granted a certificate of public convenience and necessity to ITC for its proposed Weeds Lake project.
3:28 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Oshtemo Township opposes new high-voltage power lines

The township consulted an administrative law judge who said the company’s certificate did not show how the project would outweigh the social, financial, and environmental costs.
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, MI -- The state has approved plans for high-voltage power transmission lines through several miles of Oshtemo Township, but the township will appeal the decision. The Oshtemo Township Board of Trustees met in closed session Tuesday to discuss its response to a ruling from the Michigan Public Service Commission that granted a certificate of public convenience and necessity to ITC for its proposed Weeds Lake project.