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Planning and Zoning Meets to Review Wind Farm Regulations

By Gordon HopkinsAs anticipated, the courtroom of the Jefferson County Courthouse was at capacity the evening of Thursday, August 18, as the Jefferson County Planning and Zoning (P&Z) Committee met to revisit wind turbine regulations.No decisions were made on when or whether the P&Z Committee will recommend the county lift the moratorium on wind turbine development that has been in place since September 15, 2021.The moratorium, which has allowed county officials to review regulations governing wind farms and to gather public input, is set to end on April 1, 2023, although Jefferson County Commissioners have indicated it could end soo...


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