Latest Robert Gardiner Stories

2008-09-12 15:00:26

By Terry Karkos ROXBURY - The Planning Board agreed Thursday to consider a proposed zoning change to allow wind towers on town hills. The ordinance change would create a mountain district comprising portions of Record Hill, Flathead Mountain, Mine Notch, Partridge Peak and North and South Twin mountains at or above an elevation of 1,500 feet. The project is proposed by Independence Wind LLC principals Robert Gardiner and former Gov. Angus King. The amendment would clarify an earlier...

2008-08-22 15:00:29

By Terry Karkos ROXBURY - Discussion was vigorous and emotional at Thursday night's public hearing on a proposed zoning change allowing wind turbines to be built atop town ridges. More than 70 people attended the more than two-hour meeting in sweltering heat and humidity at the town office conference room. Most came to pepper town planners and Brunswick-based Independence Wind LLC principal Robert Gardiner with more questions and concerns than they had answers. The proposal would create...

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