Please plan to attend the League of Women Voters’ June 6 forum on solar farms. We’ll be discussing solar farms in general and the Columbia Solar Projects specifically. Event details:
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Hal Holmes Center
209 Ruby St.
Our moderator will be Stefanie Wickstrom, senior lecturer at Central Washington University. Stefanie will give an overview of solar farms and a timeline of solar farm applications in the county and of the Columbia Solar Projects in particular.
Speakers will include:
Dick Carkner, retired WSU agricultural economist and member of Kittitas County Solar Facilities Citizens Advisory Committee
Paul Jewell, Kittitas County commissioner
Howard Lyman, retired farmer/rancher and animal-rights activist, member of Kittitas County Solar Facilities Citizens Advisory Committee
Kelly McLain, Washington State Department of Agriculture
Marlene Pfeifer. realtor and member of Kittitas County Solar Facilities Citizens Advisory Committee
Kathi Pritchard, an organizer of Save Our Farms, and land owner who lives near one of the proposed solar-farm sites
Each speaker will give a short presentation, and audience members may submit questions. The forum will be video-taped and shown on ECTV. This event is co-sponsored by the Ellensburg Public Library.
For questions about the event, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.