By Russell Phillips (Due to technical issues this website was worked on earlier today. There are still some minor issues that are being worked on. Any inconveniences to the readers are regretted.) Last month I visited the Wildcat Wind Farm … Continue reading
(The following was published in “The Rochester Sentinel” of Rochester, IN on Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2017.) BY WESLEY DEHNE Staff Writer, The Sentinel Fulton County Commissioners on Monday entered into contracts with H.J. Umbaugh & Associates and the law firm … Continue reading
(The following appeared as a Letter to the Editor in Rochester’s “The Sentinel” on Tuesday, Sep. 19, 2017.) Zoning. Area Plan Commission. County Commissioners. Fulton County Residents. The above will determine whether a wind company will pursue an industrial wind … Continue reading
The following have been added with links to the WIND FARMS>RESOURCES/LINKS page above: Wind Turbine Syndrome – “…Many people living within 2 km (1.25 miles) of these spinning giants get sick. So sick that they often abandon (as in, lock … Continue reading
Living amidst the Wildcat Wind Farm in Tipton County, IN is Fred McCorkle. He shares his frustrations in a Letter to the Editor of the Kokomo Tribune. … Continue reading
A brief video on how life is disrupted inside a home as a result of shadow flicker and “Windfall,” a brief video that documents a community’s experience with 40 industrial wind turbines were posted here today. … Continue reading
Under “WIND FARMS” in the menu near the top you will find the new page “RESOURCES/LINKS.” Just added, “Tipton County Indiana Commissioner voted for ‘wind farms,’ now lives with regrets.” Check it out…it was a lesson learned the hard way. I … Continue reading
Tipton County Indiana (east of Kokomo, IN).
This is the first post, of many to come, to help inform our county of the many facets to be considered in determining whether or not Fulton County should allow wind farms. Even the above picture does not adequately convey the overall visual impact of Wildcat Wind Farm which has 125 turbines (wind towers). Also, take note of “WIND FARMS” in the menu at the top of the page.