Rocky Mountain permit tabled
BOCCC tables conditional use permit for transmission line until February 2
December 30, 2020
As their final action of 2020, the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC) tabled a conditional use permit from Rocky Mountain Power for Segment D-1 of the Gateway West Transmission Line Project during their December 15 meeting.
The vote to table the permit appeared to come as a surprise to Rod Fisher, Director of Community Relations for Rocky Mountain Power, who joined the meeting via phone.
The current path for the Gateway West Transmission Line plans for 1,000 miles of high power transmission line extending from the Hemingway Substation in Melba, Idaho to the Windstar Substation nea...