By: Diane Benjamin
This story is from April 21, 2020: https://blnnews.com/2020/04/21/normal-last-night-part-1/
The story proves Normal’s claim of being environmentally friendly is false. To be labeled an Energy Star building it must be rated at least 75, 11 Uptown on rated 43. The rating is based on energy consumption as compared to other like buildings. That number is appalling for a Town who pushes environmental efficiencies on everybody else. The biggest problem was simple to fix – use LED bulbs and turn lights off when nobody needs them.
Ron Ulmer, a frequent public comment participant and former candidate for the board of trustees, wrote the following. His qualifications are: