Baron Wind Project & Wind Laws

The Baron Winds project is a proposed 300 MW wind farm located in the Towns of Cohocton, Dansville, Fremont, and Wayland. The project will be located on primarily farmland and recreational land and could include up to 76 turbines when completed.

Please reference the links below for more information:

Baron Winds LLC

Baron Winds NYS DPS

 

Existing Laws:

Local Law #1 of 2008 – Governing Wind Energy Facilities in the Town of Fremont

Local Law #2 of 2017- Amendments to Local Law #1 of 2008

 

Currently Under Review:

Proposed Local Law #2 of 2018-Amendments to Local Law #1 of 2008-Special Meeting August 14, 2018 at 6:00 PM

Recommendations from the Steuben County Planning Department 239-M July 26, 2018

 

Amendment History:

Proposed Local Law # 2 of 2018-  Amendments to Local Law #1 of 2008- Public Hearing July 10, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Recommendations from the Steuben County Planning Department  239-M  June 4th, 2018

Original Amendments Sent to the Steuben County for Review May 9th, 2018