Prospect of towering power lines within sight of Jamestown outrages historic preservationists

  • by: STEVE SZKOTAK , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 21, 2014 - 4:35 PM

JAMESTOWN, Va. — A power company's plan to build high-rise transmission towers within sight of Jamestown Island has stirred opposition from historic preservationists who say they'll be a visual blight from the swampy shore where America sprouted.

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