Neighbours concerned about wind turbine
Richard Kennedy, another of the concerned neighbours, said the flyers distributed by the school featured images of turbines in open fields, something he believed was misleading given the proposed location.
"It's not an accurate representation of what they're trying to do," Kennedy said. "To me, visual representations are important."
June 21, 2012
by Daniel Austin
in Cochrane Times
A group of residents living adjacent to Cochrane High School has launched a petition to show their concern about plans to erect a new wind turbine on the school's grounds.
Cochrane High is hoping to construct an Evance R9000 5 kW turbine on the west side of the school, approximately 10 feet from the gymnasium. While the school is emphasizing that the turbine is quiet, safe for residential neighbourhoods and will not decrease property values, some residents in the surrounding area are unconvinced.
The group has been distributing flyers to their neighbours that encourage them to sign a petition against the turbine.... [continue via Web link]