Overhead lines are often the most effective way to deliver power to our customers. It’s not always appropriate to install wires underground but we do use this option under certain circumstances.

We seek out individual solutions for all our customers and their communities. Decisions are made after careful analysis and planning by our engineers, who consider factors such as Right of Way, the location of trees, distance to a power source and ease of repair. Should you ever have questions about electrical equipment on your property or concerns about service reliability, please feel free to contact us.

2 responses to “Why can’t you put my wires underground?

  1. I would like to know if I could get my service underground at my residence 16225 state route 60 Coal Run ,Ohio 45721

    1. Hi Joseph. Thanks for writing. If you would like to have your service moved from overhead to underground you can request a switch by calling us at (800) 672-2231.

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