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Longmont mulls stand against statehouse bill that would compensate drillers for losses

By John Fryer – The Denver Post – February 20, 2017 Rep. Perry Buck’s measure would make governments that impose a moratorium compensate oil, gas companies Longmont’s City Council is to consider taking a formal stand Tuesday night against a … Continue reading

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Erie rejects fracking freeze

Board was mulling moratorium or, at least, a promise. By Mark Jaffe – The Denver Post – January 28. 2015 The Erie Board of Trustees Tuesday night voted not to impose a moratorium on new oil and gas drilling permits on a … Continue reading

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Anti-Fracking Win in N.Y. Court May Deal Blow to Industry

Related News of Interest to Niobrara Play – RockPick By Chris Dolmetsch, Freeman Klopott and Jim Efstathiou Jr.  – Bloomberg News – Jun 30, 2014 New York’s cities and towns can block hydraulic fracturing within their borders, the state’s highest court … Continue reading

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Battle over oil and gas regs in Colorado loops in political powers

By Mark Jaffe and Aldo Svaldi – The Denver Post – May 1, 2014 The battle over what power local governments should have over oil and gas drilling swept through the statehouse Wednesday and out into a statewide campaign to defeat … Continue reading

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NARO to host FREE Mineral Owners’ Town Hall Meeting

Mineral Owners’ Town Hall Meeting Renaissance Boulder Flatiron Hotel April 3, 2014 7-10 PM The NARO Rockies Board of Directors is hosting a meeting for all mineral owners and we need your help. We must ALL work together to insure … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ROYALTY OWNERS, ROCKIES CHAPTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   February 15, 2014  MINERAL OWNERS-WE NEED YOUR HELP! Are you aware that six (6) jurisdictions in Colorado, City and County of Boulder, City and County of Broomfield, City of Fort Collins, City of Lafayette, and the City of … Continue reading

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Boulder County’s oil, gas moratorium to end June 10

By John Fryar Longmont Times-Call – May 21, 2013 BOULDER — Boulder County’s moratorium on processing new applications for oil and gas drilling in unincorporated areas will end, as scheduled, on June 10, county commissioners decided Tuesday.

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Boulder County Commissioners extend moratorium on oil & gas development

Following a public hearing on recently-adopted regulations for oil and gas development in unincorporated Boulder County, the County Commissioners voted unanimously to extend a temporary moratorium on new oil and gas drilling applications (currently set to end on Feb. 4) … Continue reading

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