Kansas Supreme Court Upholds Flint Hills Ban on Wind Farm Development

2016-11-23T15:02:04+00:00

The Kansas Supreme Court has upheld a 2004 Wabaunsee County ordinance that bans the construction of commercial wind farms in the County. The State Supreme Court decision was unanimous and acknowledged the County Commission's concerns about potential harm to the aesthetics and ecology of the Flint Hills if wind turbines were erected in the County.  [...]