Falmouth Massachusetts Select Board - Remove Wind Turbines

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Jack Kelly

Jamestown, RI

#1 Jan 31, 2013
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Falmouth Selectmen support removing wind turbines
Reading from a prepared statement, Selectman David Braga said industrial-sized turbines don’t belong in residential neighborhoods.“We have an issue that has gone on for too long and it has divided our town. I want to be very positive and move forward to rectify this issue,” Braga said.“I think it’s time that we start building trust with the residents of Falmouth over this issue.”
January 29, 2013 by Scott A. Giordano in The Falmouth Bulletin
FALMOUTH — The Falmouth Board of Selectmen voted Jan. 30 to support removing the town’s industrial-sized turbines, Wind 1 and Wind 2 at the Falmouth Wastewater Treatment Facility, in hopes to unify a divided community.

“Typically government and good leaders think of the greater good of all. As a thoughtful person, I put all things into account. I have a fiduciary responsibility to this community, and not just a knee-jerk responsibility to a community. What we do … we have to do in a thoughtful way so this community can continue to be a viable community,” said Selectmen Chairman...[continue via Web link]

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