Feb. 27, 2020
LCRA TSC is scheduled to begin acquiring easements for the project in April 2020 and will finalize the design of the transmission line in the coming months. Construction is anticipated to start (weather permitting) in June 2020 for the new transmission line and Cooks Point Substation.
June 17, 2019
The Public Utility Commission of Texas issued the final order approving the Cooks Point Transmission Project. The Commission approved Route 12 (Segments: A-B-S3-P-R3-H1-M1-C2-L2-Q2-V2-W2-Cooks Point Substation Site 4).
interactive mapping tool to zoom in and out on aerial imagery depicting approved Route 12, Substation Site 4 and property line information obtained from the county appraisal district. Note: High-speed internet is recommended.
April 11, 2019
Texas State Office of Administrative Hearings administrative law judges on April 11 issued a
proposal for decision in the Cooks Point Transmission Project CCN case (Public Utility Commission of Texas Docket No. 48358). The PUC will consider the Cooks Point case for a final decision at its May 23 open meeting.
Jan. 8, 2019
SOAH hearing on the merits
A hearing on the merits was held at the State Office of Administrative Hearings in Austin. Two Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) presided over the hearing. The ALJs will issue a Proposal for Decision in early spring 2019 for consideration by the Public Utility Commission.
View the final intervenor map shown at the hearing on the merits:
Updated intervenor maps:
Intervening parties – east [PDF]
Intervening parties – west [PDF]
Oct. 19, 2018
Technical conference intervenor map now available
View a PDF of the intervenor map shared at the technical conference on Oct. 18.
Oct. 2, 2018
Technical conference scheduled for Oct. 18
LCRA TSC will host a technical conference to provide parties to the case an opportunity to receive project information and ask questions of LCRA TSC representatives.
Read the letter. The technical conference will take place on Oct. 18, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the the LCRA Dalchau Service Center.
Sept. 14, 2018
Procedural schedule adopted
procedural schedule adopted at the prehearing conference.
Sept. 10, 2018
Direct testimony filed
Read direct testimony filed on behalf of LCRA TSC by:
Sept. 5, 2018
Prehearing conference intervenor maps now available: