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ATC helps Pittsville and Waupaca replace trees lost in 2019 storms

In July 2019, a series of severe storms tore through central and northern Wisconsin, causing Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers to declare a state of emergency. The “derecho” – a rare storm that walls of wind that streak hundreds of miles at high speeds – toppled trees throughout the region. Two central Wisconsin cities were  both […]

ATC college interns shine during remote work experience

It may not be the experience they envisioned, but American Transmission Co. interns are making the most of their virtual internships as they pursue their academic and career goals. Fifteen college students participated in this year’s virtual internship program, hailing from some of the region’s best universities, including UW-Madison, Purdue University, UW-Milwaukee, UW-Platteville and Marquette […]

Village of Mount Pleasant improves pollinator habitat with help from ATC

The Village of Mount Pleasant recently added 388 native flowering plants to the Pike River Pathway thanks to a $5,000 ATC Pollinator Habitat Program grant. By interspersing native plants with existing vegetation under the ATC right-of-way, the Village expects to increase plant diversity and improve pollinator food sources and habitat. Some of the native plants, […]

More Bucks three-pointers means more trees for Wisconsin schools

With the Milwaukee Bucks back to finish the 2019-2020 NBA season, we’re excited to give more trees to  Wisconsin schools! Through the Trees for Threes partnership, ATC awards eligible Wisconsin schools with one tree for every three point shot the Bucks make at home during the regular season. The Bucks had already made 451 three-pointers […]

ATC named a Top Workplace for seven consecutive years

American Transmission Co. has been named a Top Workplace by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel for the seventh consecutive year. ATC was number 8 on the medium-sized companies list, receiving special recognition for training based on a standout score with 70.3% of ATC survey participants answering favorably to the following statement: I get the training I want […]