Lake Region Electric has an extensive right-of-way tree trimming and removal program. Tree trimming helps prevent and minimize power outages resulting from vegetation getting into electric lines. It also helps reduce potential safety hazards.
- Primary Wire
- Minimum clearance is 10 feet.
- LREA will trim as necessary to provide clearance.
- Secondary Line
- Minimum clearance is 5 feet.
- Unless branches/tree are posing an immediate hazard, call a contractor to have the branches trimmed.