State regulators deny proposal for solar farm near Chatfield Hollow State Park

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A new solar farm will not be built near Chatfield Hollow State Park in Killingworth.

State regulators have denied a proposal for the project.

A company wanted to build the farm on about 25 acres near the park, but some people in town were against the idea.

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They were concerned the solar farm would destroy forestland.

They were also worried about historical stone walls and Native American artifacts.

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