Fondulac Township approves solar panel project

Source: PJStar.com EAST PEORIA — Voters in Fondulac Township on Thursday approved a lease agreement with Chicago-based Trajectory Energy to bring 7,000 solar panels to Sunnyland. The vote to approve the solar energy project was 46-0. “The value of the project to this community is great,” said Rick Swan, township supervisor. “It will mean green …

Voters will decide on Fondulac Township solar farm

Source: PJStar.com EAST PEORIA — Eligible voters in Fondulac Township will decide Thursday whether to allow construction of a solar panel farm on 18 acres the township owns in Sunnyland. The township board will host the meeting at 6 p.m. in the Festival Building on East Washington Street. With a unique nod to direct township …

Solar projects focus of town hall meeting

Source: Commercial-news.com DANVILLE — An upcoming Town Hall meeting is focused on solar projects, which also is a topic being looked at by the Danville Area Planning & Zoning Commission for possible zoning ordinance changes. The commission meets at 5:15 p.m. Thursday at the Robert E. Jones Municipal Building, 17 W. Main St. Danville Planning …

Combination cemetery and solar panel farm proposed for Fondulac Township

Source: PJStar.com EAST PEORIA — A local version of the oldest existing form of government on American soil is looking to partner with a cutting-edge renewable energy firm based in Chicago. Fondulac Township is proposing a combination solar panel farm and township cemetery expansion project on about 40 acres of farmland it owns between two …