Saugeen Shores Council has a message for the CAW and the operation of its wind turbine at the Family Education Centre. Council voted unanimously on Monday night to ask the CAW to shut down, outright, the operation of the turbine. See Resolution
Deputy Mayor Luke Charbonneau presented the motion after Committee of the Whole listened to the impassioned pleas of five different families who say they have been affected by the turbine. Charbonneau also calls on CAW officials to make good on their promise to not harm the health of those living near the structure and for now, that means ceasing operation of the turbine.
Among the speakers, Kevin Hall says the “assault” from the CAW has to end. He says it’s torture to live in his house or try to get any sleep. President of the Saugeen Shores Beachers’ Organization David Shemilt, whose family lives near the turbine, had to fight back tears as he told of the lack of sleep and uncontrollable trembling his kids, under 10 years of age, have suffered. Read article