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Supporting STEM in schools

American Transmission Co. is committed to helping bolster science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, courses in schools. Employees visit middle and high schools throughout ATC’s footprint to share their own stories about successful careers in STEM. ATC also helps schools design projects that give students real-world experience solving engineering problems. We are a proud […]

Deadline to apply to community planting programs is Sept. 30

Trees and vegetation are among the features that make communities special places for residents and visitors. American Transmission Co. offers two ways for applicants to create green spaces by planting vegetation: the Community Planting Program and the Pollinator Habitat Program. ATC’s Community Planting Program encourages the growth of trees or tall growing vegetation the smart way – […]

Seed mixes benefit pollinators

Low-growing perennial forbs and grasses can grow and thrive within transmission line rights-of-way. Following transmission line construction in designated areas, ATC works with our environmental contractors to plant seed mixes that generate vegetation that is compatible with the rights-of-way and also benefits pollinators. In partnership with horticulturist and gardening expert Melinda Myers, we’ve put together […]

ATC welcomes four Cristo Rey work-study students

For the second year in a row, American Transmission Co. has welcomed four students from Milwaukee’s Cristo Rey Jesuit High School to our Pewaukee office. The students are part of Cristo Rey’s unique work-study program, which enables students to earn a portion of their educational costs by working at area companies. The students began working at ATC […]

ATC, ITC Midwest and Dairyland Power Cooperative receive Wisconsin regulatory approval for Cardinal-Hickory Creek Transmission Line Project

Wisconsin PSC verbally approves project at open meeting, final order to be issued by Sept. 30. MADISON, Wis. – Following years of public involvement and regulatory review, American Transmission Co., ITC Midwest and Dairyland Power Cooperative have received approval for the Cardinal-Hickory Creek Transmission Line Project from the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. At its […]