The new owner of a proposed community solar farm project in Amherst hopes to land a special package of tax breaks over 25 years from the town.
The Town of Tonawanda updated its cell tower ordinance and wind turbine zoning laws after more than a year of work by the Planning Board. Planning Board Chairman Kenneth Swanekamp said the challenge is that the technology is changing rapidly. “Everyone wants that service, but they don’t want a cell tower in their backyard,” said Swanekamp. He said the
After nearly a year of debate, the Town of Grand Island has adopted a solar power law designed to open up undeveloped property for solar farms and set rules on smaller roof mounted and ground mounted systems. The law sets minimum acreage and set-back restrictions for solar farms that provide power to the public electric grid and sets less