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Investigating the Viability of Wind Power

Investigating the Viability of Wind Power

There are many arguments on both sides of the wind power discussion.  I recently toured an installation in Carthage (my hometown!) to see some of the turbines up close and personal. This installation, known as Saddleback Ridge, includes 12 turbines making 2,850,000 watts each.  That’s a lot of hairdryers!  (About 2,800 per turbine). Obviously, not … Read more about Investigating the Viability of Wind PowerRead more

Thank you!

Thank you!

Huge thanks to all who voted and supported me – we won!  And kudos to my respected opponents Barbra Thompson and Perry Aberle, who worked very hard on behalf of our city.  Now the schedule is busy, with meetings starting in November and almost the full week of December 1, and on from there – … Read more about Thank you!Read more

Biddeford Sample Ballot

Biddeford Sample Ballot

Questions on ballots can be confusing.  It’s nice to have a little extra time to study up.  Here is the ballot for the upcoming election, Tuesday November 4.  There are two bond issues, and the parking meter question:   Remember that all polling will take place at BHS, on Maplewood Ave.

Questions that will be on the Maine ballot in 2014

Questions that will be on the Maine ballot in 2014

These seven questions will appear on your ballot in the order listed below: Question 1: “Do you want to ban the use of bait, dogs or traps in bear hunting except to protect property, public safety, or for research?” Question 2: “Do you favor an $8,000,000 bond issue to support Maine agriculture, facilitate economic growth … Read more about Questions that will be on the Maine ballot in 2014Read more