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Thank You and Signing Off

19/09/2011 08:28
The domain name is expiring next week and the principals behind the WestTUC Community Alliance have decided not to renew it. The contents of this website will remain accessible via but we will no longer be updating. Emails can be sent to in...

Edmonton wants Heartland line buried

09/04/2011 01:56
Edmonton councillors are speaking out against mammoth, above-ground power lines that could run immediately east of the city, delivering power to the industrial heartland. The city wants to see the line buried, warning of possible health impacts, poor esthetics and the potential for nearby...

Another "Bury the Line" Rally

16/03/2011 10:30
RETA (Responsible Electricity Transmission for Albertans) is holding another rally to drum up support for line burial for the Heartland Transmssion Project and others. This one takes place at the front steps of the Alberta Legislature Building on Saturday, March 19 at 2:00 pm. 

MLA Iris Evans Speaks Out

02/03/2011 09:56
Iris Evans explains the role of the MLA in the AUC hearing process as it relates to the Heartland Transmission Project. Read her report from the Sherwood Park News here:

MLA Dave Quest Optimistic About Line Burial

04/02/2011 11:29
The MLA for Strathcona has indicated that he is still optimistic about the Heartland Transmission Project power line being buried in the area where it will run close to a local school. See rest of story from the Sherwood Park...

AUC releases Notice of Hearing schedule

12/01/2011 11:49
The Alberta Utilities Commission has released a document outlining the timetable for the community hearing sessions for the Heartland Transmission Project application.   You can access a copy of this document by clicking on this link to the AUC website. Coverage from the Edmonton Journal can...

New Website in Fight Against Electricity Projects

05/01/2011 12:11
Landowners Against Bills 19, 36, 50 is a new website put up by supporters of the Sturgeon Blueline Group against not only the Heartland Transmission Project but basically any new electricity project that has not been proven to be an essential need. The site promises to keep the public informed...

MLA Dave Quest offers up opinions on Heartland line

16/12/2010 18:26
From the December 10th edition of the Sherwood Park News, MLA Dave Quest writes about the Heartland Transmission Project in his report, Heartland Line Role in Alberta:

Landowner Rights Meeting Nov 29

26/11/2010 16:48
Misters Joe Anglin and Keith Wilson will be in attendance at a meeting this Monday, November 29, 2010, 7:00 pm at the Sherwood Park Community Hall (the"log cabin" at 50 Spruce Avenue), to talk about the Heartland Transmission Project, its projected costs, and the public fallout from Bill 50 and...

Project Hearing Date Set for April 11

09/11/2010 10:44
April 11, 2011 is the date on which the public hearing for the Heartland Transmission Project begins. The final project cost is tagged at $581 million. The AUC's official decision report can be downloaded from their website link...

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