NOTICE TO CUSTOMERS – Appalachian Power Company Vegetation Management



To maintain necessary clearances for safe and reliable electric service, Appalachian Power Company plans to manage vegetation along the Guthrie  – Pocatalico portions of its 34 kilovolt distribution system in Kanawha, and Putnam county, WV.  On or about April 1st, 2020, contract crews will begin to apply herbicides where applicable along our rights-of-way.


Rights-of-way in this area involved in the program are:

Call Rd, Rt 21, Honaker Rd., Martins Branch Rd., Frogs Creek Rd., Kelly’s Creek Rd., Rocky Fork Rd.,  and many other roads branching from and in the vicinity of those roads.


Representatives will attempt to personally contact resident property owners at least seven business days prior to working on their property.  Specifics regarding your property may be discussed at that time.  If you are a nonresident property owner and have questions regarding our right-of-way maintenance they may be directed to:


Appalachian Power Company

Forestry Department

P.O Box 1986

Charleston, WV 25327