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Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project: Interview with Wayne Olhoft
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Olhoft was a state Senator from Herman, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Background. The Power Plant Siting Act - reason for creating; problems with act; amendments. EQB - effectiveness of; role of; responsiveness to public; hearings. Effectiveness of citizen's committees. Eminent domain and land use. Energy situation and alternatives to deal with future. Legislative role in supporting energy alternatives. Effect of controversy on job as Senator. Role of Governors Anderson and Perpich. Concluding remarks.
1 hour sound cassette
15 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
60 minutes length
Interviewee: Olhoft, Wayne
Interviewer: Nelson, Edward P. - Iron Range Research Center
Subject: Herman, Grant County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 25 (Library Call Number)
AV1988.180.28 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Powerline Oral History Project'