City council puts furnace issue on the back burner

Council voted to ban installation of any more exterior furnaces in the city for up to one year while it studies possible regulations or a complete ban in the future. Exterior furnaces now in operation aren't affected by the new ordinance, which will take effect as soon as Mayor Sue Lesch signs it today.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

 

Council voted to ban installation of any more exterior furnaces in the city for up to one year while it studies possible regulations or a complete ban in the future.

Exterior furnaces now in operation aren’t affected by the new ordinance, which will take effect as soon as Mayor Sue Lesch signs it today.

Skip Wilde was the only council member to oppose the ordinance.

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Comments

Disgusted (Anon...

So now the government is going to decide on how we can heat our homes? Give me a break. The next thing will be what color of underwear to wear on what day of the week. I feel there is nothing wrong with heating homes with exterior wood burning furnaces. It just one more thing someone can gripe about. It's a sad sad world