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Concerns over proposed electric transmission lines

Property owners concerned about the location of transmission lines proposed by Samson Solar Energy, LLC, electrified the atmosphere at the Franklin County Commissioners Court on Monday, July 13.

Jerry and Laura Livingston and Harold and Pam Duke from Northern Franklin ­County used the Public Comment section of the meeting to air their concerns since they did not directly relate to other items on the agenda. See the July 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this story.