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Wind Siting Public Comment Period Opens

The Public Service Commission (PSC) is seeking the public’s input on proposed wind siting rules, which will create uniform standards across the state for wind farm development. PSC staff considers public comments when drafting rules. Individuals can comment on the proposed rules during public hearings scheduled throughout the state or via online form. The closest public hearing to our area will be held on June 29, 2010 in Tomah at the Holiday Inn located at 1017 E. McCoy Blvd. beginning at 3:00 P.M. Individuals can also submit comments any time before July 7 via web form at the link above. The draft rules are available at http://psc.wi.gov/apps/erf_share/view/viewdoc.aspx?docid=129951.