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GCC in Medina will host wind turbine panel discussion

Staff Reports Posted 20 April 2015 at 12:00 am

MEDINA – Genesee Community College’s Medina campus will host a panel discussion at 7 p.m. Wednesday about Apex Clean Energy’s Lighthouse Wind turbine proposal.

The panel discussion is for LuAnn Tierney’s HED 204 class (Intro to Healthful Living). The event is open to the general public, although seating will be limited and open first to GCC students.

Dan Fitzgerald will represent Apex, which wants to build 60 to 68 turbines in the towns of Yates and Somerset.

John Riggi will represent Save Ontario Shores, a citizen alliance against the proposal.

Jeanne Crane, chairwoman of the Orleans County Democratic Party, will serve as the moderator.

The Medina Campus is located at 11470 Maple Ridge Rd.