PPL Strikes Deal With Park Service Over Pruning

Law360, New York (August 24, 2010, 2:57 PM EDT) -- PPL Electric Utilities Corp. and the National Park Service have made quick amends in their spat over permitting for federally mandated vegetation management to protect high-voltage power lines in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, reaching a settlement only days after the suit was filed.

Judge A. Richard Caputo of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania on Thursday signed off on a stipulation and order of settlement, formalizing a truce that calls for the NPS to drop its requirement that PPL...
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