Zoning ordinance amendments for commercial solar farms and wind generators will be forwarded to the Livingston County Commission for a second public hearing. The Planning and Zoning Commission reviewed the information provided by their attorney on density allowances in other areas.
The recommendations include:
Commercial Wind Generators with a density is not to exceed 1 per 100 acres.
Commercial Solar Farms density is not to exceed 50% coverage of the property.
The restrictions would not regulate solar or wind generators for personal use.
The ordinance would include provisions for clean-up of the sites upon decommissioning.
The Livingston County Commission will have a second public hearing Thursday at 10:00 am in the commission meeting