In keeping with the Westerville Electric Division’s commitment to delivering reliable electric services, the City is undertaking a major public power infrastructure improvement project in 2020.
The Underground 69kV Cable Replacement Project will upgrade and replace 1.2 miles of underground high-voltage power lines installed nearly 50 years ago. This new equipment will help ensure reliable power delivery for the next 50 years.
PROJECT AT A GLANCE
Schedule: March - December 2020 | 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday-Friday (Some Saturdays may be permitted by the City)
Spring/Summer: South Hempstead Road from Colony Drive to south of Gentlewind Drive
Summer: South Hempstead Road from Laureen Court to south of Walnut Street
Fall: Under Spring Road from Towers Park to Lawrence Road
Contractors: Danbert Electrical Corporation and Kerite Cable Services
$3 million investment in public power infrastructure