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ANCHOR Group Member Says Wind Farm Would Have Devastating Effect On Property Values

January 21st, 2020 by WCBC Radio

Last week, Allegany County Commissioners President Jake Shade said that the board needed to support a proposed wind farm on Dan’s Mountain, in part, due to the financial impact on county revenues.

Erin Stark is with the ANCHOR group which is opposed to the project, and says it would have a devastating effect on property values of homes near the turbines…

9 Responses to “ANCHOR Group Member Says Wind Farm Would Have Devastating Effect On Property Values”

  1. January 21, 2020 at 6:08 am, mac said:

    If the value of your property is your greatest concern then the smartest thing that you can do is to sell now, please!


  2. January 21, 2020 at 7:16 am, Joe said:

    She would have more of a point if Garrett/Mineral/Bedford saw a loss in values close to the turbines…but they haven’t


    • January 21, 2020 at 10:03 am, mac said:

      > Everyone knows there are wind turbines in this area, I can see them from my house, but I’m sure that ANCHOR never brings up that item at any of their “informational” meetings.


      • January 21, 2020 at 1:51 pm, Chuck said:

        > Mac how close do you live to the wind turbines? I bet you don’t have one in your back yard or even close to your property! And why wouldn’t a property owner be concerned about their property value?


  3. January 21, 2020 at 11:09 am, Brian said:

    How come in Ocean City they demand you put them where nobody can say them


  4. January 21, 2020 at 11:33 am, Ken said:

    I just hope none of the three stooges that currently sit on the County Commissioners intend on standing for re-election. Between their opinion on windmills and their acceptance of the CEDC Economic Development deal they have lost us voters in Frostburg and down the creek.


  5. January 21, 2020 at 12:51 pm, Ed Dodrill said:

    Vote ‘em out!


  6. January 21, 2020 at 4:43 pm, Frederick Mckenzie said:

    Hate to see that beautiful, scenic mountain destroyed.


  7. January 21, 2020 at 5:56 pm, Dale Allen said:

    4 mile ridge/Garrett Co.; The Pinnacle/Keyser, Somerset Co./Pa.all have experienced lower homes values that won’t sell


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