Town of Washington adopts solar law


WASHINGTON — Local Law No. 1 of 2018 was passed by the Washington Town Board on Monday, June 25, by unanimous vote at a public meeting scheduled for that purpose. The turnout was small as it was presumed a foregone conclusion after the well-attended public hearing on June 14, when more than 25 people attended. 

The law was passed after intensive research done by the Solar Committee, headed by Councilmen Al De Bonis and Michael Murphy. They, along with Councilmen Robert Audia and Stephen Turletes and town Supervisor Gary Ciferri, voted to adopt the law.

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