Wind Developer Drops Restraining Order

08/24/12 6:06AM

A wind power developer in Georgia has dropped a court order against property owners who moved within a safety zone as construction work was scheduled to start.

Georgia Mountain Community Wind recently got the order blocking the landowners from accessing their own land that lies within the blasting zone for the project. The landowners oppose the project.

WCAX-TV reports extra crews have been brought in to expedite the blasting process and they are able to work on the project without requiring the restraining order.

The company originally said the order was needed for safety purposes for make sure people stay outside the blasting safety zone for the four-turbine project.


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