Clean Line Energy Partners has scheduled several area open house meetings so that community members and landowners can learn more about the Grain Belt Express Clean Line energy transmission project. In our area meetings are planned in Marysville on Tuesday February 12 from 5 to 7 pm at the American Legion. In Washington, the meeting will be on Monday February 11 from 5 to 7 pm at Mayberry’s Restaurant and in Seneca, the meeting will be held on Tuesday February 12 from 7 to 9 am at the Seneca Community Building. At each meeting, Clean Line will discuss potential routing options for the high-voltage direct current electric transmission line project and also allow for community feedback. The Grain Belt Express Clean Line is a 700 mile overhead, high voltage direct current transmission line that will deliver 3,500 megawatts of low-cost wind power from Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, and states further east.
About Kevin Rippe
Kevin Rippe was born in Marysville and moved to Smith Center at the age of 1, then graduated from Smith Center High School in 1995. He graduated from Cloud County Community College in 1997, and joined the staff of KKAN/KQMA radio in Phillipsburg a year later. Since June of 2011 Kevin has been with us here at Your Country KNDY. You can hear Kevin on daily news reports, as well as calling area high school football and basketball. Kevin lives in Marysville with his wife Melissa, and 4 children Brennen, Jacob, Bailee, and Joshua.