Call to Action: Residents Urged to Write In — and Attend Tuesday City Council Meeting

Vote Planned for Emergency Ordinance to Address Noise from Extraction Operations Author: Jennifer D. In an attempt to address ongoing noise pollution from oil and gas activities within the city, Broomfield’s City Council will take a critical vote on an Emergency Noise Ordinance during Tuesday evening’s city council meeting. If passed, the ordinance would amend the city’s current noise ordinance —…

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Please Comment on Acme Pad COGCC Permit By September 27

On September 18, the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) reopened the comment period on the proposed Crestone Acme Pad in Erie, just north of Anthem Ranch on Highway 7. Please consider writing comments to reflect the protection of health, safety and welfare and consideration of cumulative impacts as required by SB19-181 Protect Public Welfare Oil and Gas…

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Attend Tuesday City Council or Write to Deny Crestone Request to Lift Moratorium to Process Goltl Pad

Please consider writing or attending Council on Tuesday, September 24 to ask that Council deny Crestone’s request to lift the moratorium in order to process their application for the Goltl 26H-0168 pad. Please see the map below of the proposed pad east of I-25, near the intersection of County Road 4 and County Road 11.  You can write Council…

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Tuesday Air Quality Report and Wednesday Community Input on Oil and Gas Regulations

There are two upcoming opportunities for citizen input for those concerned with our air quality and our oil and gas regulation revisions in line with SB19-181. Item 11c on Tuesday’s Council Meeting Agenda beginning at 6 pm is the Report on the 2019 Second Quarter Report for Broomfield’s Air Quality Monitoring Program. You can review the report and comment…

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Broomfield Health and Safety First Invites You to Sign Petition: “City of Broomfield: Do NOT Sell Our Water!”

Broomfield Health and Safety First (BHSF) is “a group of residents seeking to ensure that health and safety are Broomfield’s first priority on oil & gas decisions” who sponsored Charter Amendment 301.  BHSF is sponsoring a petition titled “City of Broomfield: Do NOT Sell Our Water!” that you can read and sign here.    In an August 1 announcement from…

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Consider Attending Special Council Meeting for Moratorium and Spacing Application Near Anthem

Broomfield City Council will hold a special meeting at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14 to consider an ordinance “for a moratorium on processing new and pending applications for use by special reviews or operator agreements for oil and gas developments to allow Broomfield to amend its oil and gas regulations to account for new regulatory authority granted to…

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