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    ITC Midwest

    ITC Midwest LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ITC Holdings Corp., the nation’s largest independent electricity transmission company. ITC Midwest operates more than 6,600 circuit miles of transmission lines in Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois and Missouri. The company is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and maintains operating locations at Dubuque, Iowa City and Perry, Iowa; and Albert Lea and Lakefield, Minnesota.

Featured Project

  • Multi-Value Projects (MVPs)

    MVPApproved by the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) in December 2011, these 17 electric transmission projects across the upper Midwest will deliver significant reliability and economic benefits throughout the region. ITC Midwest is currently working on 345 kilovolt (kV) line segments that will help form two of those projects, Projects 3 and 4, in Iowa and Minnesota. ITC segments in Project 3 include the Minnesota-Iowa 345 kV Electric Transmission Project and the Huntley-Ledyard-Kossuth project. Segments in MVP 4 include the Colby-Killdeer and Hazleton-Black Hawk projects.

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Latest News

  • ITC Midwest Honored for Environmental Excellence

    ITC Midwest earned the Governor’s Iowa Environmental Excellence Award in recognition of the company’s habitat restoration efforts in its transmission corridors. The Governor’s Iowa Environmental Excellence Awards are the premier environmental honors in Iowa, recognizing leadership and innovation in the protection of Iowa’s natural resources. ITC Midwest’s habitat restoration efforts include targeting invasive species for removal, promoting the establishment of native short woody plants that are naturally compatible with required line clearances, and modifying vegetation management techniques to minimize impacts to rare species.

  • Jumping through hoops to close 'loop'

    ITC Midwest recently completed the 81-mile Salem-Hazleton 345 kV line in northeast Iowa. The Telegraph-Herald reviewed the line’s completion and steps along the process.

    The Dubuque Telegraph-Herald - June 6, 2013

What's Happening

  • Spring 2014 Partners in Business

    The ITC Midwest Spring 2014 Partners in Business meetings will be held May 21 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and May 22 in Albert Lea, Minnesota.

  • ITC Concludes Line Work and Reopens Cedar Lake Trail

    ITC Midwest has concluded maintenance on an electric transmission line that runs along the Cedar Lake Trail in downtown Cedar Rapids. Completion of the work, which began Jan. 6, has allowed the trail to be re-opened to hikers, bikers and runners. More information in the News section.

  • ITC Midwest Receives Tree Line Certification
    The TreeLine USA® program recognizes best practices in public and private utility arboriculture, demonstrating how trees and utilities can co-exist for the benefit of communities and citizens. This is ITC Midwest's second year as a Tree Line Utility in Minnesota and sixth year in Iowa.