ISC awards Saratoga $1.5 million
Siting council grants assistance request in dealing with TransWest Express Transmission line impacts
April 24, 2019
On April 19, the Industrial Siting Council (ISC) held a bifurcated hearing of the TransWest Express Transmission Line and impact funding requests from five affected entities at the Platte Valley Community Center. According to Wyoming State Statutes on sales and use taxes, the five entities; Carbon County, Sweetwater County, City of Rawlins, Town of Sinclair and Town of Saratoga, could have asked for 2.67 percent of the material construction costs, or $24.61 million, in impact funding. The combined requests, however, totaled only $8 million.
During the first portion of...