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Madison County hires consultant to help analyze MSTI

The Mountain States Transmission Intertie is a major concern for Madison County Commissioners and they’ve decided to hire private consultants to help them address the project as it moves forward. At their regular Sept. 21 meeting, the commissioners approved a contract with the Western Environmental Law Center out of Helena to be a consultant for […]

Commission to hold public informational meeting on MSTI

The Madison County Commissioners are hosting an informational meeting in Twin Bridges on a the proposal for a high voltage, interstate transmission line that is proposed to be built through the Jefferson River Valley. The purpose of the meeting is so commissioners and citizens alike can learn more information about the project, said Madison County […]

Commissioners get more information on MSTI, plan public meeting

Madison County Commissioners want to continue to gather more information before they take a stance on a proposed electric transmission line between Townsend and southern Idaho. Commissioners have sent a letter to the Montana Department of Environmental Quality to officially ask the department to slow down on their review of the Mountain State Transmission Intertie […]

Madison County Commissioners take comment on MSTI

Madison County Commissioners took public comment on Tuesday concerning the controversial Mountain States Transmission Intertie in an effort to learn more about how residents feel about the project. Nearly 40 people crowded into the commissioner chambers in Virginia City to speak their mind about the project. None of the approximately 12 citizens who spoke were […]