Boulder County Commissioners voted Tuesday against extending the county’s moratorium on new oil and gas drilling permit applications.
A measure designed to ease public concerns about hydraulic fracturing is scheduled for a public hearing at the capitol Thursday.
One day after the city of Fort Collins moved to ban the practice of hydraulic fracturing inside city limits, the Colorado Oil and Gas Association says it’s evaluating a potential lawsuit.
Late Tuesday night, Fort Collins city council members voted 5-2 to ban the practice of hydraulic fracturing inside city limits.
On Tuesday Fort Collins city council members are expected to make a final decision on whether to pass a proposed hydraulic fracturing ban.