LOCATION/TYPE

NEWS HOME

[ exact phrase in "" • results by date ]

[ Google-powered • results by relevance ]


Archive
RSS

Add NWW headlines to your site (click here)

Get weekly updates

WHAT TO DO
when your community is targeted

RSS

RSS feeds and more

Keep Wind Watch online and independent!

Donate via Paypal

Donate via Stripe

Selected Documents

All Documents

Research Links

Alerts

Press Releases

FAQs

Campaign Material

Photos & Graphics

Videos

Allied Groups

Wind Watch is a registered educational charity, founded in 2005.

News Watch Home

Juniata officials who didn’t favor wind ban targeted for recall 

Credit:  Mary Drier For the Tribune | Beaumont Enterprise | Saturday, September 1, 2018 | www.beaumontenterprise.com ~~

JUNIATA TOWNSHIP – In November, residents will have an opportunity to decide whether or not three Juniata Township officials should be recalled.

“The recall petitions submitted on July 31 to the Tuscola County Clerk’s office did contain enough valid signatures to authorize the recall to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot,” said Tuscola County Clerk Jodi Fetting.

Those targeted for recall are Supervisor Neil Jackson, Clerk Heidi Stark and Treasurer Andrew Stark.

The reasons listed on the recalls are because Jackson and the two Starks “failed to enact a moratorium on commercial wind energy systems in Juniata Township.”

As part of the wording on the recall ballot, those being targeted for recall will have an opportunity to give a brief rebuttal of why they shouldn’t be recalled.

Over several months, there has been a plethora of recalls filed against the three township officials that were denied by the Tuscola County Election Commission because of lack of clarity or sufficiency against Juniata Township officials. The wording on the last recall was approved and that is the one that is moving on to be listed on the November ballot.

The controversy fueling the recalls is NextEra Energy Resources’ plan to build turbines in the township for the Pegasus Energy Center wind farm that would tie in with the company’s Tuscola Wind I and Tuscola Wind II and with the Pheasant Run wind farm in Huron County.

Township residents who are interested in running for the office need to complete the proper filing paperwork and submit it to the county clerk’s office before 4 p.m. Sept. 10.

Source:  Mary Drier For the Tribune | Beaumont Enterprise | Saturday, September 1, 2018 | www.beaumontenterprise.com

This article is the work of the source indicated. Any opinions expressed in it are not necessarily those of National Wind Watch.

The copyright of this article resides with the author or publisher indicated. As part of its noncommercial educational effort to present the environmental, social, scientific, and economic issues of large-scale wind power development to a global audience seeking such information, National Wind Watch endeavors to observe “fair use” as provided for in section 107 of U.S. Copyright Law and similar “fair dealing” provisions of the copyright laws of other nations. Send requests to excerpt, general inquiries, and comments via e-mail.

Wind Watch relies entirely
on User Funding
   Donate via Paypal
(via Paypal)
Donate via Stripe
(via Stripe)

Share:

e-mail X FB LI TG TG Share


News Watch Home

Get the Facts
CONTACT DONATE PRIVACY ABOUT SEARCH
© National Wind Watch, Inc.
Use of copyrighted material adheres to Fair Use.
"Wind Watch" is a registered trademark.

 Follow:

Wind Watch on X Wind Watch on Facebook

Wind Watch on Linked In Wind Watch on Mastodon