Notice of Adoption of Ordinance Regulating Wind Energy Systems

TOWN OF ASHFORD
Fond du Lac County, WI

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE REGULATING THE USE OF WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on the 7th day of November, 2023 the Town of Ashford, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, adopted an Ordinance Regulating the Use of Wind Energy Systems.

Included are the following topics:
     Section 1 – Purpose
     Section 2 – Definitions
     Section 3 – Permit Required
     Section 4 – Application
     Section 5 – Accuracy of Information
     Section 6 – Duplicate Copies
     Section 7 – Notice to Property Owners and Residents
     Section 8 – Public Participation
     Section 9 – Joint Application Review Process
     Section 10 – Application Completeness
     Section 11 – Owner Requirements
     Section 12 – Written Decision
     Section 13 – Effect of Ownership Change on Approval
     Section 14 – Fees
     Section 15 – Additional Requirements
     Section 16 – Post-Construction Filing Requirement
     Section 17 – Modifications to an Approved Wind Energy System

     Section 18 – Monitoring Compliance
     Section 19 – Notice of Complaint Process
     Section 20 – Small Wind Energy Systems
     Section 21 – Revocation
     Section 22 – Severability
     Section 23 – Relationship of Parties
     Section 24 – Interpretation
     Section 25 – Guaranty/Warranty
     Section 26 – Effective Date
     Section 27 – Directive to Town Clerk and Town Attorney

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Ordinance Regulating the Use of Wind Energy Systems contains penalties and forfeitures for violations of the various provisions.

Interested parties may view a copy of the ordinance by contacting Tracy Flasch, Town Clerk, at 920-533-5053 to set up a time to view the ordinance at the Town Hall, N1410 Rolling Drive, Campbellsport, Wisconsin.

Dated this 15th day of November, 2023.

Mark Mueller
Chairperson, Town of Ashford