transmission line

  A Texas company says it has asked the Illinois Commerce Commission for permission to build an electricity transmission line through central Illinois. Clean Line Energy Partners says it presented the commission with a proposed route and an alternate route. The company wants to build a line to bring wind farm energy from Kansas to an existing grid in Indiana.

Many Peoria residents under a boil order

Feb 10, 2014
Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

Thousands of Illinois American Water customers were without water or had low water pressure due to a major transmission line break. The main break took place on the corner of Northeast Jefferson and Abington Street just after nine Monday morning. A large portion of the city, south of Forrest Hill, was impacted.