RESOURCES/LINKS

The following will continually be added to. The dates are when added to this page.

*3/21/18 (Cass, Fulton, Miami) Turbine locations reported by RES to FAA (interactive map)
*3/20/18 (Fulton, Letter: A Concerned Citizen) Citizen alleges wind farm collusion (more)
*3/20/18 (Fulton) Plan director scrutinized; Wind farm opposition: Cowles colluded
with RES (more)
*3/19/18 (Fulton) Metzker under scrutiny; Wind farm opposition: He helped RES (more)
*3/18/18 (Miami) Email directs wind foes to be excluded (more)
*2/24/18 (Cass, Fulton, Miami) Top Ten Reasons Why RES’s Project is a Mess (more)
*2/21/18 (Cass) Wind turbine talk gets heated at meeting (incl. video) (more)
*2/21/18 Cass wind meeting features couple with well woes (more)
*2/19/18 (Cass) Video of Kevon Martis, Jeremy Kitson and Craig Mosburg on Feb. 17th (more)
*2/19/18 (Cass) Zoning, water come up at wind meeting (more)
*2/18/18 (Cass, Letter: Ashly Berry) Wind debate has disrupted ‘country life’ (more)
*2/18/18 Federal commission denies wind farm developer’s (RES) request (more)
*2/15/18 (Cass, Letter: Jane Harper) County should tread carefully on issue of turbines (more)
*2/15/18 (Cass, Letter: Lora Redweik) Citizens deserve a voice on turbines (more)
*2/15/18 (Miami, Letter) Making big wind a referendum (more)
*2/11/18 (Miami) Panel warns about wind project (more)
*2/11/18 WIND: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – Mtg., 2/17 (more)
*2/10/18 (Cass, Letter: Paige Woodhouse) Size matters in ongoing debate over wind turbines (more)
*2/9/18 (Miami) County hit with wind energy lawsuit (more)
*2/9/18 Landowners sue Cass County over wind rules (more)
*1/21/18 (Fulton) Pledge to stop turbines signed by commissioners (more)
*12/19/17 (Cass) Wind opponents: petition exceeds 1,300 (more)
*12/15/17 Miami Co. plan commission votes to review county wind farm ordinance (more)
*12/15/17 WINDSTORM: Proposed wind turbines stir debate (more)
*12/12/17 (Fulton) Wind farm a no-go, 5-5 tie vote enacts commissioners’ wishes (more)
*12/12/17 (Miami) Speaker: wind ripped county’s social fabric (more)
*12/6/17 (Fulton) Turbine decision on paper (more)
*12/6/17 Miami commissioner opposes wind ordinance (more)
*12/4/17 (Fulton) 
“…commercial WECS are not in the public health, safety and
general welfare…” (see resolution)
*12/1/17 (Fulton, Rochester) City: No turbines near us (more)
*12/1/17 (Fulton, Letter: Claire Cumberland) “Wind backer: Look forward” (more)
*11/30/17 (Fulton, Letters) “Wind: Listen to the residents” (David Sommers) and “Wind proposal a lousy deal” (Anonymous) (more)
*11/30/17 (Fulton) Rochester passes 3 mile setback around town for commercial wind towers (WROIFM listen)
*11/30/17 (Fulton) Harvest Wind: An outline of facts and figures (more)
*11/29/17 (Fulton) RES: $90M impact Ault: No going back; Also, FEDCO supports RES plan (more)
*11/27/17 (Fulton) Zoning, financial, legal details outlined at forum (more)
*11/26/17 (Fulton) 
In favor, opposed and undecided: Wind forum draws big crowd (more)
*11/25/17 (Fulton, Letters) ‘Fearmongering’ charge bothers letter writer (Fred McCorkle); Wildcat wind farm resident speaks (Jane Harper); Henry County resident urges caution here (Peggy Stefandel, Henry County) (more)
*11/24/17 (Fulton, Letter: Ryan Mulligan) Engineer: Nix the wind project (more)
*11/24/17 A look at Valley’s wind turbine (more)
*11/23/17 (Fulton, Letter: Nancy Carney) Windfarm neighbor: You should know this (more)
*11/22/17 (Fulton) Metzger recuses himself (more)
*11/21/17 (Fulton) Officials side against wind farm (more)
*11/14/17 (Fulton) “WISE UP TO WIND” flyer for meeting in Akron Nov. 16th (more)
*11/13/17 
Map of general area where turbines could be located in Fulton, Cass and Miami Counties (map)
*11/11/17 Noise from Industrial Wind Turbines (more)
*11/11/17 (Fulton) Aaron Ault’s presentation – Fulton County turbines taller than all skyscrapers in Indianapolis… (more)

*11/7/17 (Fulton, Letter: Jane Harper) 
Former commissioner tells about wind farms (more)
*11/7/17 (Fulton) 
Former official talks of turbines (‘I wish someone had done it for me’) (more)
*11/1/17 (Fulton) Printable poster regarding the meeting at the Fulton Community Center on November 9th (poster)
*11/1/17 (Fulton) Agenda & Guidelines for November 9th Meeting in Fulton (more)
*11/1/17 (Fulton: Letter: Russell Phillips) For Sale: Liberty and Wayne Townships (more)
*10/28/17 (Fulton) Petition details citizens’ setback wishes 
(more)
*10/23/17 (Fulton) 
Petition available for those opposed to wind tower developments in Fulton County (more)
*10/19/17 (Fulton) Wind farm opposition grows – “A crowd of concerned citizens, some proudly wearing anti-wind turbine buttons…” (more)
*10/14/17 (Fulton) Public encouraged to attend meeting Oct. 16th, Rules for wind power likely to be discussed (more)
*10/11/17 A quick overview of wind energy and industrial wind turbines and
their downside (video)
*10/4/17 The Incompatibility of Wind and Crop ‘Farming’ (more)
*10/3/17 (Fulton) Wind rules pend; Public meeting is commissioners’ first priority (more)
*9/30/17 Gone with the Wind: Valuing the Visual Impacts of Wind turbines through
House Prices (more)

*9/27/17 (Fulton) The Rochester Sentinel published today, “Wind rules advance.” (article)
*9/26/17 Illinois School Superintendent Letter: Turbine noise creating health problems for students (more)
*9/24/17 Blinking red lights throughout night are annoying and unnecessary on industrial wind towers (OCAS video) (light pollution video)
*9/24/17 Health Effects Related to Wind Turbine Noise Exposure: A Systematic Review (more)
*9/22/17 Listen to Industrial Wind Turbine noise from Tipton, IN (listen)
*9/20/17 (Fulton) County OKs consultants – Financial, legal advisers in use by 3 counties for wind energy help (more)
*9/19/17 (Fulton) WROIFM – Report on 9/19 from County Commissioner President Bryan Lewis, regarding previous evening’s discussion, about industrial wind turbines for
Fulton County (listen)
*9/19/17 (Fulton) Wind turbine meeting Sept. 25 (more)
*9/17/17 Property Value Impact & Zoning Compliance Evaluation – Tipton County, IN, Recommendations on p. 39 (more)
*9/17/17 (Fulton) Wind Energy amendments, listed at this link, to be voted on at 9/25/17 meeting of Area Plan Commission; All revisions from last mtg. are in “red,” any proposed amendments from last mtg. receiving an affirmative vote are in “black.” (more)
*9/17/17 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 the door and leave) their homes…” (more)
*9/15/17 The negative effects of Wildcat turbines (Letter to the Editor)
*9/14/17 Shadow flicker disrupts life inside home. (1 min 52 sec. video)
*9/14/17 “Windfall” (2 min. 41 sec. video trailer), Documents an upstate NY community’s experience with 40 industrial wind turbines. (1 hr. 23 min. full length video)
*9/13/17 Tipton County Indiana Commissioner voted for “wind farms”, now lives
with regrets. (more)