June 17, 2012

Windmill rules in air again; Colebrook, Prospect residents file 41 requests to be heard

BY KURT MOFFETT, REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN | www.rep-am.com 17 June 2012

The Connecticut Siting Council has received 41 requests for a hearing regarding the state’s newly proposed wind regulations.

All of the requests are from residents living in either Prospect or Colebrook, the two towns where the first commercial wind farms in Connecticut were proposed.

Siting Council Staff Attorney Melanie Bachman has said if the council receives 15 requests, it will schedule a hearing. The council next meets Thursday and Bachman said setting a hearing is on the agenda.

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