Powerline project is approved with stipulations

first_imgPowerline project is approved with stipulationsThe state’s Public Service Board has approved Vermont Electric Power Co.s proposed $130 million Northwest Reliability Project. The project will include the construction of over 64 miles of new and larger powerlines, spanning from West Rutland to New Haven, and along the western edge of the state to South Burlington.The board has required that VELCO make some changes to this route, asking that they bury the powerlines for 1.4 miles through Shelbourne, despite the additional $3.4 million it will likely cost the company. Many people are worried about scenery blockage and the impact these new structures will have on their businesses.last_img read more

Date for George Arthur funeral announced

first_imgThe funeral service for the late George Arthur, former Black Stars has been scheduled for Saturday, September 5, 2015. George Arthur, former Ghana Black Stars and Asante Kotoko Football Club (FC) player died whiles playing draught in the afternoon under a tree with his friends.The late Arthur who also played for the Brong-Ahafo (BA) United FC before Asante Kotoko, became the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Brong Ahafo club before proceeding to coach the women’s national football team.His son, George Arthur Jr. tells Adom Sports the funeral will on September 5.“I remember my father when he was dropped from the 1994 nations cup squad and the next day he was flown to join his colleagues in camp.”” I am inviting the entire GFA, Tony Yeboah and Coach Kwesi Appiah to come and mourn with us on September 5.”  The funeral will be held at his villa in Sunyani with the service starting at 8am prompt. –last_img read more

Manchester United is France international’s preferred destination – reports

first_img1 France international Blaise Matuidi Paris Saint-Germain star Blaise Matuidi has his heart set on a move to Manchester United.The 29-year-old’s future with the French champions is currently uncertain after new manager Unai Emery revealed talks about the midfielder leaving had taken place.Manchester United are keen on the France international and the club have been linked with a £20million bid.And now, according to L’Equipe, Matuidi has informed PSG that Old Trafford is his preferred destination.Juventus are also interested in the Frenchman, while Chelsea have been keeping tabs on the player’s availability.But Matuidi has marked Manchester United as his first choice and it is now up to them to firm up their interest with a concrete offer.last_img read more