Solar future seen for Westport sand pit

Firm seeks to convert Westport Sand and Stone to solar farm

By Bruce Burdett
Posted 2/1/19

A large sand and gravel operation uphill from the Head of Westport, that once angered neighbors with its big trucks and dust, may become the latest property in town converted to solar energy …

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