A CONTROVERSIAL PLAN TO ERECT DOZENS OF WIND TURBINES ON AMHERST ISLAND MAY BE TAKING A TOLL ON THE LOCAL REAL ESTATE MARKET.
AN ISLAND RESIDENT COMPLAINS THAT SHE CAN’T SELL HER HOUSE WHILE THE TURBINE PROPOSAL IS UP IN THE AIR.
NEWSWATCH’S STEPHANIE WILKINS HAS THAT STORY
.An escape from the hectic lifestyle of city living – Mary Lis Best and her late husband purchased this property on Amherst Island 23 years ago.
Mary Lis Best:
“The wildlife, the use of land – it just seemed so sensible to live in a place where it accommodated human needs.”
Now Best is 87 and has put her home on the market – the independent lifestyle that was once so appealing is now becoming problematic.