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TUE Hearing on Wind-Energy Bills in Berkshire County
August 08, 2011

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TUE COMMITTEE TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING IN BERKSHIRE COUNTY ON LAND-BASED WIND SITING REFORM BILLS
 
Event:             State Senator Benjamin B. Downing (D- Pittsfield) and State Representative John D. Keenan (D- Salem), chairmen of the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy announce that the panel will convene two regional public hearings on An Act relative to comprehensive siting reform for land-based wind projects(H. 1775; H. 1759 and S. 1666) and other wind energy related legislation (H. 1756; H. 1757; H. 1770; H. 2620 and S. 1695).
 
                         Any member of the public is invited to attend the hearing or address the Committee to register their thoughts and position on these bills. The text of all legislation can be viewed online at www.malegislature.gov.
 
                        A second public hearing on wind energy bills will be held on Cape Cod on Monday, September 26th. Details are not yet finalized.
 
Who:                Members of the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy
                        http://www.masenate.gov/Committees/Joint/J37
 
Date:              Wednesday, September 7, 2011
 
Time:               10:00 am – 4:00pm
 
Location:        JJ's Lodge, Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort
37 Corey Road, Hancock, MA
  
 
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