Public meeting set on PE line plan

July 10, 2005

URBANA, Md. - The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Power Plant Research Program will hold a public meeting at the Urbana Fire Hall on Thursday, July 14, at 6 p.m., to receive comments from the public regarding the proposal of the Potomac Edison Co. to construct a transmission line from an existing transmission line (the Lime Kiln-Montgomery Transmission Line) to its existing Urbana Substation.

Affected landowners and any other interested citizens in Frederick County, Md., are invited to attend the meeting.

Staff from the Power Plant Research Program will moderate a forum in which all participants are welcome to express their views regarding the proposed route and alternatives that have been suggested.

In addition, comments regarding other alternatives are welcome.

Registration for the meeting will begin at 6 p.m. The remainder of the agenda is as follows:

6:30 to 7 p.m. - opening plenary session

7 to 7:30 p.m. - technical overview


7:30 to 9:30 p.m. - work group breakout sessions

9:30 10 p.m. - final plenary session

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