Take a stand
What nobody wants to admit is how the project to link the rest of the state with the West Texas wind turbines is going to destroy the beautiful Hill Country with power lines, lattice towers and 200-foot right-of-ways. We in the Hill Country will do all we can to protect our cultural and economic treasure of a clean landscape, and we hope you’ll join us, writes Brent Hinckley, the mayor of Mason. … Texans need to fight back against yet another assault on the state’s Open Meetings Act, writes Ron Beal, a Baylor law professor. Visit Other Takes at statesman.com/opinion.