Ethanol Meeting

Winnebago Township leaders voted unanimously in favor of the plant.

At Monday night’s township meeting - residents voice their opinions about the proposed ethanol plant. Now this is by no means a final decision for the plant, but it does let Wight Partners, the developers of the plant, know that they are in favor of it.

The vote supports plans to build the plant on Meridian Road off Bypass 20. Although there were some mixed reactions - most believe the economic positives outweigh the negatives.

Wight Partners is with pleased with the town's decision. It will continue to visit to Winnebago County between now and April.