Category Archives: Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor: Wind turbines safe, clean energy

As a taxpayer, ratepayer, and lifelong resident of the Town of Prospect, I am in favor of Wind Prospect.  The wind turbine project includes siting two GE 1.6 mega-watt turbines…

“Concerned Citizens”

I sure hope that everyone who is against telecommunications towers and equipment does not own a cell phone or even a cordless phone, and also do not use wireless internet…

Letter to the editor: Maple Hill parent horrified by wireless tower

I am a parent of a first grade student at Maple Hill School.  I just learned of the plan to place a wireless internet tower on top of the school…

Letter to the editor: Opinion poll is biased

Dear Editor, Regarding your Citizens’ News on-line “Quality of Life” Poll on the Wind Turbine Proposal, wouldn’t it be a more clear question if worded: “Do you support the BNE Energy…

Letter to the editor: Thank you Prospect Town Council and Mayor Bob

As a concerned citizen of Prospect and living 1500 feet from the proposed wind turbines, I attended the Prospect Town Council meeting on Tuesday night. Everyone in attendance listened intently…

Letter to the editor: Call me a NIMBY

When I first heard about the wind turbines, I thought “that’s cool”. Then I started to research it. You may think this isn’t your concern, however remember whatever is determined…

Letter to the editor: Historic Lewis house should be used for administrative space

I was fortunate to have the opportunity to walk the grounds and inspect the inside of the Historic Tracy Lewis House on the occasion of the visit by the grandson…

Letter to the editor: benefits of wind turbine won’t help Prospect

One wonders why we keep reading and hearing that 25% (and 85% on windy days) of Prospect’s residential energy consumption will be produced by the BNE Energy, Inc. wind turbine…

Letter to the editor: Keep our neighbors in Prospect safe from wind turbine issues

To know something truly and closely, you have to step into that world and feel it. Over the past three years or so, (I am new to CT), I have…

Letter to the editor: American Citizenship Is Rendered Irrelevant, Worthless And A Handicap

A Connecticut women gives an impassioned speech, proudly declaring that she is “undocumented.” She goes on to say that she suddenly realized that her “legal status or social security number…