Lafayette

3:27pm

Mon December 9, 2013
Oil and Gas

Colorado Oil And Gas Lawsuits Draw Critical Response

A drilling site near homes outside of Mead, Colo. in Aug. 2012.
Jim Hill KUNC

Colorado’s energy industry trade group is now involved on three fronts with lawsuits over voter approved fracking bans or moratoriums. The latest move involved the announcement of suits against Lafayette and Fort Collins.  

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2:03pm

Thu December 5, 2013

8:50pm

Tue December 3, 2013
Oil and Gas

Following Recount, Broomfield’s Fracking Moratorium Narrowly Passes

Broomfield election officials (left) worked to finalize initial election results in November before an automatic recount was triggered. To the right, several election observers look on as votes are counted.
Grace Hood KUNC

8:19pm

Tue December 3, 2013
Oil and Gas

Lafayette Fracking Opposition Reacts To COGA Lawsuit

KUNC File Photo

The Colorado Oil & Gas Association took legal action Tuesday against voter approved measures that place restrictions on hydraulic fracturing in Lafayette and Fort Collins. While Lafayette anti-fracking group East Boulder County United was surprised by the move, it says it wasn’t unexpected.

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4:57pm

Tue December 3, 2013
Oil And Gas

COGA Files Suit Against Lafayette, Fort Collins On Voter-Approved Fracking Measures

A workover rig performs remedial work on an existing water injection well just inside Fort Collins city limits, Oct. 22.
KUNC File Photo

Fort Collins and Lafayette voters passed restrictions on the practice of hydraulic fracturing Nov. 5. Now the two towns are facing lawsuits from the Colorado Oil & Gas Association.

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