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Good Morning America Stalls Falmouth Wind Turbine Meetings

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Jack Kelly

Jamestown, RI

#1 Oct 22, 2013
Falmouth Massachusetts "Good Morning America" Show Stalls Wind Turbine Meeting

http://www.capecodonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/ar...

Falmouth health board delays wind turbine discussion
October 22, 2013
FALMOUTH — The Falmouth Board of Health postponed its discussion of sleep factors — a talk stemming from the ongoing debate on the town's wind turbines — for two weeks Monday after one of its members, Stephen Rafferty, was unexpectedly unable to attend the meeting.

The Board of Health has re-entered the turbine debate after the Board of Selectmen voted to run the turbines for 16 hours a day, up from their previous 12-hour operation. That leaves 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. as the only off time for the devices, which have been the subject of health-related complaints from neighbors virtually since their installation. Opponents say that's not enough time to guarantee a restful night's sleep, especially for children, which makes the turbines' operation a public health matter.

The Board of Health will next meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 4 at Falmouth Town Hall, 59 Town Hall Square.

Also the wind turbine controversy was the subject of a feature story on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Monday. The story, which was only 40 seconds on the air but can be seen in a longer version online, focused on Falmouth resident Sue Hobart and provided an overview of the controversy to date. See tinyurl.com/abcwind .
Unreal

Albany, NY

#2 Oct 22, 2013
Wow
Agreed

Great Barrington, MA

#3 Oct 22, 2013
100 percent
Oh yes

Conklin, NY

#4 Oct 22, 2013
Alleleujah

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