Brookings County-Hampton Transmission Line Project Application Review

The CapX2020 utilities filed a permit on December 29, 2008 for the Brookings County-Hampton 345kV transmission line project at the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission.

As required by law the application contains two route options for the approximately 240-mile transmission line and associated substations. The MN Public Utilities Commission will decide on a route and issue a permit after a public process that includes public input through meetings and hearings.

The permit application is available to view online as well as at one of the following local libraries:

  • Brookings Public Library
  • Redwood Falls Public Library
  • New Ulm Public Library
  • Bird Island Public Library
  • Carver County Library
  • Henderson Public Library
  • Chippewa County Public Library
  • Scott County Library - Shakopee Branch
  • Granite Falls Public Library
  • Northfield Public Library
  • Montgomery Public Library
  • Heritage Library
  • Ivanhoe Public Library
  • Farmington Library
  • Marshall-Lyon County Library
  • St. Peter Public Library
  • Hutchinson Public Library

For more information and to view this route application online please click here. For more information on all the CapX2020 activities, you can visit their website at www.capx2020.com. CapX2020 consists of 11 utilities that own transmission lines in Minnesota and the surrounding region.

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