The pruning of trees near overhead utility lines is important for public safety and reliable electric utility service, as trees are a leading cause of power outages. Asplundh Tree Experts has been hired to perform line clearance work for 2022. All contractor personnel and vehicles should be clearly identified with the company name. In addition to preventative maintenance trimming around the overhead lines, crews from Asplundh Tree Experts will be available to assist Village line crews during storm restoration events. If you have any questions concerning the contractor’s activities, please call the Water & Electric Department at 847-716-3558.