Power line could cross river

Stewards support building ATC transmission line along interstate instead.

The Stewards of the Dells of the Wisconsin River are collecting signatures from members attempting to spare the land around the Wisconsin River from an additional power line.

In a newsletter to members, Stewards President Debbie Kinder said the group wants to encourage a new transmission line being proposed by American Transmission Company be built by the Interstate 90-94 corridor as opposed to passing through the downtown and crossing the river.

Kaya Freiman, spokesperson for ATC, confirmed that the preliminary routes the company has mapped out for the line cross through Wisconsin Dells and Lake Delton.

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