5 Things You Can Do Now That You Received A Lease Offer

If you received a certified letter, it means you have been served with a legal notification with significant legal ramifications.  Do not throw away or ignore your letter!  Whether you are for or against fracking, you need to know what to do to protect yourself.   1.           Be Informed Seek legal advice.  Attend Broadlands meetings (first one held Saturday,…

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Broadlands Meeting for Those in Receipt of Letter from Extraction

IMPORTANT Please Attend This Coming Saturday! Informational Meeting For Residents/Mineral Rights Holders in Receipt of Lease Letter from Extraction Oil and Gas Please join other residents who are in receipt of the lease letter from Extraction Oil and Gas. Before Deciding Whether to Sign, Please Come Learn: • What the letter means • What you can do in the…

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Action Alert Regarding the Broomfield DP

Please sign the following petition to ask the City not to allow our health and safety to be steamrolled by Extraction and the State (COGCC)!  Many Broomfield residents are very concerned that Extraction has submitted its Form 2 and Form 2A drilling permits to the COGCC and that the COGCC has deemed them complete for further processing.  The permits…

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Please Attend COGCC Rulemaking on Flowlines on Jan. 8 & 9 and State Your Support for Local Government Input

The COGCC again appears headed down the path of listening to industry and not local governments or citizens.  Please consider attending the COGCC rulemaking on Jan. 8 and 9 to make sure that does not happen. As a result of the Firestone explosion that tragically took two lives, the State (COGCC) has been working on new flowline rules. It will…

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Submit Your Comments on Extraction’s Comprehensive Drilling Plan for the Livingston and Interchange B Pads by Jan. 20

Broomfield residents have shown that they have the dedication and knowledge to provide meaningful contributions to the discussions on oil and gas development in Broomfield.  In recognition of that tremendous effort, you are invited to once again share your concerns with the City. On December 15, Extraction Oil and Gas submitted its Comprehensive Drilling Plan (CDP) and Form 2…

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Please Attend the State (COGCC) Hearings on Monday, December 11

Way to go, Broomfield!  Yes, Broomfield, be proud that things may be moving in a positive direction after the Nov. 7 local elections!  And thank you for your tremendous turnout at the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) hearings on Oct. 30 and 31 to express your concerns related to the Extraction Spacing Unit Applications. However, we still…

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Please Attend the State (COGCC) Hearings on Monday, October 30

“What’s next?”  That has been a frequently heard question from concerned Broomfield residents since October 24.  That is when the Broomfield City Council passed Resolution No 2017-186 with a 6-4 vote in favor of the Amended and Restated Oil and Gas Operator Agreement (Amended Agreement) with Extraction Oil and Gas. The Extraction Spacing Unit Applications are on the docket…

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Concerned Citizen Petition

Laurie Anderson, a concerned Broomfield citizen, created a petition asking local citizens to pressure the Broomfield City Council. She argues that the work of the Comprehensive Planning committee is not done, and that approving the Extraction MOU at tonight’s City Council meeting would be “a violation of citizen trust that must be rectified by seeing this Comprehensive Plan process through…

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Latest Changes to Extraction Proposal Will Be Discussed at Oct. 17 Study Session

Additional negotiated changes between the City and Extraction will be discussed during a Council Study Session on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 6 p.m. in City Council Chambers.  They are described under “Current Status of Negotiations” starting on page 4 of the City’s summary, which is available here.  You can find a map of the proposal here. Citizens are usually…

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