6-15-17: JACKSON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS APPROVE SOLAR FARM.

YESTERDAY SAW THE FINAL APPROVAL BY THE JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS, FOR A NEARLY 38,000 PANEL, SOLAR PROJECT ON ROSSANLEY DRIVE OUTSIDE OF MEDFORD. THE COMMISSIONERS VOTED 2 TO 1 TO APPROVE THE PROJECT, WITH COMMISSIONER COLLEEN ROBERTS BEING THE SOLE VOTE AGAINST THE PROJECT. THE COMPANY, WHO’S BEEN CONTRACTED TO BUILD THE SOLAR FARM HOPES TO BE UNDERWAY IN THE SECOND HALF OF THIS YEAR.