Wind Farm Development Almost Results In Split of Township

Mike Hardy

Author of a fun loving and event blog covering topics of the Upper Thumb of Michigan , the wind energy capital of the Great Lakes. Offering great trove of information on Wind Energy, Cheeseburger in Caseville, Saginaw Bay, Sailing.

13 Responses

  1. Bob Siver says:

    You obviously don’t understand Lake Township mathematics. You must not have been paying attention when Queen Yvonne explained it- DTE + 21 > 207.
    As for Smith and Osborne, when it comes to housebreaking pets, DTE and the Bushys could teach Cesar Millan a thing or two.

  2. HuronBlueJay says:

    Of the many outrageous moments in last night’s meeting, Treasurer Dorothy Fischer’s prepared motion to proceed with the “negotiations” on a transfer of land to Chandler was breathtaking. In language clearly not hers & which she bumbled in reading, the computer gepnerated text signified the whole evening for public input was a sham. Let’s vote her out! Oh I forgot … it won’t count!

    • Bob Siver says:

      Yeah, nothing says ‘the fix is in’ like the magical appearance of a prepared statement for a topic under discussion. If you happen to see a copy, note that when she drafted the text Queen Yvonne left in a prompt instructing Smith how to conduct the meeting.

  3. ThumbWind says:

    What is strange is the total lack of coverage on this story.

    • Bob Siver says:

      The meeting probably ended too late for an article to get written for today’s (Tuesday) Tribune.
      There were reporters from electronic media at the meeting. I’m assuming from your comment there’s been nothing on WLEW radio or WNEM tv. I guess the idea that democracy is optional isn’t considered newsworthy in 2012.
      Incidentally, I noticed scrolling over your BLOGROLL you describe Knowwind as “a little over the top”. Knowwind has been dealing with this type of cronyism (although this being Lake Township, it might be more accurate to spell it Krohnyism) for quite awhile now. Sometimes you need “over the top” to combat ‘underhanded & bloated with corporate cash’.

      • HuronBlueJay says:

        It did get covered on TV5 briefly at 11pm that night, tho without vote results. Was on WLEW radio this a.m. and more video on TV5 at noon with vote result. Could be more news, since we may have caught the attorney in a “not fair and balanced” reply to my question. Translate: he lied.

      • HuronBlueJay says:

        “Krohnyism” is perfect for here! Well said.

      • Bob Siver says:

        Smith’s rudeness, now Fahey’s lies- Osborne’s world must be crumbling around him.

  4. Lou Colletta says:

    Democracy or Hypocrisy
    Caseville or Busheyville
    Lake Huron or Lake Yvonne
    Please vote your choice; oops I used a four letter word VOTE.

  5. Lou Colletta says:

    My apology to Caseville for using your name in the previous comment it should have read Lake Township.
    My condolences to Lake Township voters for their inability to comprehend what they voted on, perhaps we can vote again and get it right this time the way the lease owners want it.

    • ThumbWind says:

      Lou.. No apology is needed or expected. wants to be the lighting rod of the wind energy debate going forward.. Make no mistake. I’m 100% for wind renewable when presented in a sensible way.

      This current drama is beyond the pale. I hope the ACLU chimes in shortly and I expect they will.

  6. Lou Colletta says:

    Think Democracy.
    What kind of message are we sending future generations when the vote of the people can be overturned? Can anyone answer this question honestly and sincerely? Please.

  7. Lou Colletta says:

    Is Democracy in Jeopardy?

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