A wind farm company has filed an application for a new field of wind towers from south of Chenoa to Lexington and southeast nearly to Colfax.
Invenergy has asked for a public hearing before the McLean County Zoning Board of Appeals early next year.
Invenergy has acquired easements from landowners for 124 turbines and hopes to begin construction next year. The Zoning Board of Appeals hearing will be Jan. 2 at Heartland Community College.
WGLT depends on financial support from users to bring you stories and interviews like this one. As someone who values experienced, knowledgeable, and award-winning journalists covering meaningful stories in central Illinois, please consider making a contribution.