WAINFLEET - Power from Wainfleet Wind Energy Inc.’s proposed wind turbine farm will be collected through an underground distribution system. The company, which partnered with Rankin Construction Inc. last year, applied to the Ontario Energy Board for the distribution facilities.
Notice of the application and a hearing were presented to Wainfleet council on Tuesday night in the form of correspondence. Council took the matter behind closed doors based on advice from township clerk Tanya Lamb. Township CAO Scott Luey said the matter fell under the Municipal Act for litigation or potential litigation, including matters before tribunals. “Council could ask me to speak to our lawyer about this,” Luey said before heading into the closed meeting. Read article