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ATC to sponsor STIHL Tour des Trees stop in New London

Event will feature Melinda Myers, tree dedication, awareness program and giveaways for children PEWAUKEE, Wis. – On Wednesday, July 30, some 100 bicyclists will pedal into Hatten Park in New London, Wis., where American Transmission Co. and the New London Parks and Recreation department will host an event for kids and families. The bicyclists will […]

Just imagine…riding 583 miles all for the benefit of trees

On Sunday, July 27, American Transmission Co. Vegetation Management Specialist Ben Gura will join nearly 100 other cyclists as they kick off the STIHL Tour des Trees. Since 1992, riders have generated nearly $7 million for The TREE Fund. This will be Gura’s second Tour. “I’ve made a living removing and pruning trees, so when […]

ATC partners with Western Wisconsin American Red Cross to provide disaster relief

Tornadoes, severe storms, floods and fires have impacted many people and communities in our service area. June was a particularly volatile month, with storms and tornadoes causing significant damage throughout western Wisconsin. American Transmission Co. system operators monitor the grid and watch the weather very carefully. We also have a Transmission Emergency Response Plan that […]

ATC places new transmission line in service

Chandler-Old Mead Road improves electric reliability in Escanaba area DE PERE, Wis. – A new six-mile electric transmission line and a new substation have been placed in service in the Escanaba, Michigan, area. The 138,000-volt transmission line runs from the Chandler Substation northwest of the city to the new Old Mead Road Substation located near […]

This weekend: Tosa Garden Tour

It seems hard to believe, but July is here and summer is finally upon us. For the gardeners and landscapers out there, the warm weather is a welcome relief from this slow growing season. Getting the appropriate grasses, flowers and plants to come up at the right time — much less thrive — has been a […]