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Use of Two Different Sized Signs Stirs Controversy

Members from the group known as "Neighbors for a Responsible North East" are calling it the tale of two signs, two different public notice signs in completely different formats.

Concerned residents in North East are questioning two public notice signs suggesting the supervisors may be trying to conceal a public meeting.
Members from the group known as "Neighbors for a Responsible North East" are calling it the tale of two signs, two different public notice signs in completely different formats.
Matt Putman, along with others from the group, is questioning the supervisors intentions regarding an upcoming public hearing for the wind energy district.
Wind energy has been a hot topic in North East as a Texas based company Pioneer Green Energy leased land to build as many as 20 turbines in North East.
A public meeting for the turbine district has been set for September 10th at 7 p.m. according to several signs posted throughout North East.
Supervisor Gus Neff says the township posted at least 67 signs for the meeting.
Putman says there's one problem, the signs are in small font on an eight and a half by 11 inch piece of paper.
Meanwhile, a notice for another public hearing is on a 24 by 18 inch sign with bold font.
Supervisor Neff today said the signs are different for one reason, cost.
He says because the township posted at least 67 of the wind district public notices they had to use the smaller signs.
The supervisors have their regular meeting at the North East township building tonight at 7:30.
The Neighbors for a Responsible North East aren't against the turbines, but now they say it boils down to proper setbacks and potential health hazards.
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