Madison Town Council Adopts Moratorium on Wind Power Facilities

By Chris Hoffman

[Madison, NY – June 28, 2012] At a Special Meeting of the Madison Town Council, with about 75 members of the public in attendance, Councilmen Bradley Dixon, James Lundrigan, and Gregory Reuter, and Town Supervisor Ron Bono voted unanimously to adopt a resolution enacting Local Law #2 of 2012, Town of Madison […]

Public Hearing on Wind Farm Moratorium Draws Overwhelming Support

By Chris Hoffman

(Town of Madison, NY – June 2012) On Monday, June 11, over 150 people filled the auditorium at Madison Central School for a public hearing that provided people an opportunity to speak their minds on the proposed moratorium on Rolling Upland Hills Wind Farm in the Town of Madison.

The majority of […]

Residents Question Madison Planning Board

Agree that current wind farm regulations are inadequate

By Chris Hoffman

(Town of Madison, NY – April 2012) At a regular meeting of the Town of Madison’s Planning Board on April 4, about 70 residents raised additional questions about the proposed Rolling Upland Hills Wind Farm.

Joe Koen pointed out that the environmental consultant hired […]

This is a War, a Guerrilla War

 

Think Local

By Chris Hoffman

(Madison, Hamilton, NY – March 2012) On the evening of March 21, a large group of residents from the Towns of Madison and Hamilton and the Village of Hamilton met to discuss strategy for opposing the proposed Rolling Upland Hills Wind Farm (RUHWF). The speaker for the evening […]