Riverhead holds public hearing on building wind turbine

A public hearing was held tonight on whether the Town of Riverhead should build a windmill.The 275-foot tall windmill would power the town's sewage treatment

RIVERHEAD - A public hearing was held tonight on whether the Town of Riverhead should build a windmill.

The 275-foot tall windmill would power the town's sewage treatment plant.

It would be located in a wooded area, just west of the Indian Hills Golf Course. The windmill would cost residents about $22 a year for eight years to pay it off.

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