Jun 20, 2013
Why are there drilling teams in Erie County?
While driving on Ohio 4 and Patten Tract Road on Wednesday morning, I saw a drilling team by farms laying down gravel near power lines. I also saw the same thing later on in the day near a tall electrical tower by Back to the Wild on Bardshar Road. What are they doing? Elizabeth on Ohio 99
FirstEnergy spokesman Mark Durbin provided the following answer:
"The locations the reader is referring to are being used as part of the construction project now underway to add a new transmission line to existing towers in the area."
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