Tuesday, May 17, 2011
It's a joke. That's the feeling of one of the participants in an open house for the proposed Horizon Wind Farm project. Gary Armstrong says this is his third open house and he has yet to hear anything back from the company. Several residents from Thunder Bay and Neebing took part in Tuesday night's Open House. Another is being held Wednesday night at the Fort William Country Club. Tuesday night's open house was staffed by security and video recorded.
Thunder Bay's Chamber of Commerce has mixed feelings about the passing of the forest tenure reform bill. President Harold Wilson says some of the negative aspects of the bill have been changed. Wilson says they're not sure how the bill will impact area mills ability to get financing. Bill 151 was passed third and final reading Tuesday in the Ontario Legislature.