Wisconsin should pay the medical bills of Brown County residents who were made ill by industrial wind turbines, some county supervisors say.Continue reading the article at the Green Bay Gazette
Saying the state allowed "irresponsible placement" of industrial wind turbines in the Glenmore area, the Brown County Human Services Committee has approved a measure to ask the state to pay emergency aid to families living near the Shirley Wind Farm.
The request, which seeks an unspecified amount until the "hardships are studied and resolved," could come before the full County Board next month.
It is the latest attempt by county supervisors and other officials to manage an issue in which some residents began experiencing conditions such as anxiety, depression, weight loss and increased cancer risks since the wind farm was erected in 2010.
Friday, January 27, 2012
Wisconsin: Aid for wind turbine victims sought by County Officials
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