The Gillespie County Commissioners have decided not to pursue local wind farm regulation and will not hold a public meeting on the matter, according to County Judge Mark Stroeher. State Senator Troy Fraser filed legislation last month to allow the county commissioners to restrict wind farm construction and said his office immediately began receiving complaints from landowners worried that their property rights might be violated. The legislation, Senate Bill 1226, was directed solely at Gillespie County and would have allowed the commissioners to ban wind farm construction from parts of the county. Read More.