The Osprey to Haines City East transmission line is one of two new transmission lines planned in Polk County to
help meet long-term energy needs and strengthen reliability. The new line will extend from the Osprey Energy Center in
Auburndale FL approximately 21 miles east to the existing Haines City East Substation in Haines City. Construction started in spring 2022 and is expected to be completed in early 2024.
Osprey to Haines City East Transmission Line
Construction of the transmission line will include a number of activities over many months. Transmission
construction involves site preparation, foundation construction, structure installation and wire stringing.
interactive map provides a general schedule along with brief descriptions of the various construction
Click next below for a introduction to the features and use of the interactive map.
The interactive map is designed to provide information about the construction activities including
construction phases, structure locations and design. By searching an address or zooming into the map, you'll
be able to
explore what is planned at the location. The map legend will allow you to see additional details about
Use the slider at the bottom of the page to explore the project construction schedule. Click anywhere along the project
route or the "Construction Activities" link in the navigation bar at the top to view more details about each step in the construction process.
Helpful Navigation Tools
Check or uncheck to reveal or hide map
“Toggle” on or off to see structure details and
Use the slide arrow at the bottom of the map
to view construction schedule.
Use the orange “hot spots” to learn more about