Pole Replacement Work
[Last Updated: 9/14/2016 11:07:06 AM]

September 14, 2016


Public Service Announcement

For Immediate Release

Contact: Rod Solak, Line Superintendent

             Ph: 231-932-4554, Email: rsolak@tclp.org



September 19 THRU October 31, 2016


Traverse City, MI – Motorist and pedestrians please be aware that beginning Monday, September 19th, Traverse City Light & Power’s (TCL&P’s) contractor, Newkirk Electric Associates, Inc. will begin replacing 45 utility poles in the following locations:

  • West of Boardman Lake to Union Street, starting from Eighth Street south to Fourteenth Street
  • Fourteenth Street south to South Airport Road, between Boardman Lake and Division Street

This work is part of TCL&P’s Pole Replacement Project and is expected to be completed by October 31st. Appropriate signs and barricades will be in place to direct motorists and pedestrians should lane closures be needed. Click here to view a map of the project area.

Please use alternate routes avoiding this area to reduce congestion, delay and promote worker safety. Unfortunately, this work will cause some inconvenience. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation. Please contact Rod Solak, Line Superintendent, at 231-932-4554 if you have any questions or concerns about the work or schedule.


Traverse City Light & Power (www.tclp.org) is a community-owned, community focused municipal utility that offers reliable energy at low rates in the region to over 12,500 customers in Traverse City, and parts of Blair, East Bay, Elmwood, Garfield, Peninsula and Paradise townships. 


1131 Hastings Street24- Hour Dispatch: 231-922-4940

Accounts & Billing: 231-922-4431

Traverse City, MI 49686

Traverse City Light & Power






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