CITY OF PEWAUKEE — American
Transmission Co. announced it will hold its community planting
program for the third year in a row.
The City of Pewaukee company is now accepting applications,
which are due by Sept. 30. The program is part of Grow Smart,
which supports tree and vegetation planting in municipalities in
ATC’s service area. Eligible cities, villages, towns, counties
and tribes may apply for financial support for planting projects
on public property within their community. Since the program
began, ATC has awarded nearly $130,000 to 94 eligible
municipalities and counties.
To qualify, communities must commit that all current and future
planting plans and urban forestry activities near high-voltage
electric transmission lines will comply with ATC’s maintenance
Additional information, including a brochure and eligibility
information, is available on ATC’s Grow Smart website at