April 20, 2023 at 11:02 a.m.

Iowa County Board discusses wind farm siting

The Iowa County Board was encouraged by their Corporation Counsel to watch a webinar about how much authority counties have on solar and wind farms.
The Wisconsin Counties Association developed the webinar and it was so popular that it turned into a two part series.
By state law a local government can regulate a solar or wind farm if it is under 99 megawatts. High winds in Iowa County make it a suitable area for wind and solar projects....
(See the rest of this story in the April 20, 2023 Chronicle issue)