July 10 Council Meeting Agenda: Regulations, Air Quality Plan and NO CDP

Please plan to attend the July 10 City Council meeting to express your concerns on critical items related to oil and gas development.  In addition to the following important items, it is noteworthy that the Comprehensive Drilling Plan is NOT on the agenda:   1)    Item 11a: Ordinance No. 2067 Amending Certain Sections of the Broomfield Municipal Code Concerning Broomfield…

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Write to City Council Before July 10 on CDP or Regulation Concerns

Comprehensive Drilling Plan Are you concerned that there are many unresolved issues with Extraction’s Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP)? The City has over 40 unresolved issues, and citizens identified many more. Are you concerned that the location of most of the pads is unresolved yet Extraction wants to City to approve the CDP? The State has indicated it will hold a hearing…

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Please Join Us for a Very Important June 26 Council Meeting on the Comprehensive Drilling Plan

Please join us for a very important City Council meeting on Tuesday night, June 26 beginning at 6:00 pm at the George Di Ciero City and County Building at One DesCombes Drive.  The City Council will discuss the second half of Extraction’s Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) and decide what steps to take next. If you are concerned about Extraction’s proposed oil and…

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Bring Your Concerns About Oil and Gas Regulations to the May 8 Council Meeting

It’s a lot to ask busy Broomfield residents to once again set aside Tuesday night responsibilities and activities, but after two years of oil and gas proposals Broomfield residents know how essential it is to make their concerns known.  Please attend the Tuesday, May 8 City Council meeting for the first reading and vote on the City’s oil and…

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Protect Health and Safety by Submitting Comments to the City on Extraction’s Revised Comprehensive Drilling Plan by May 4

If you are concerned about health and safety issues surrounding the 84 well Extraction development in Broomfield, the City needs to hear from you by May 4.  On April 17, the City received the third version of Extraction’s Comprehensive Drilling Plan (CDP), a document requiring approval of the City Staff according to Extraction’s October 24 Operator Agreement with the…

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Sign a Petition and Attend Council on April 24: Ask the City to Put Health and Safety First in the Critical Oil and Gas Regulations and CDP

Are you one of many Broomfield residents who still have health and safety concerns about the City’s proposed oil and gas regulations and Extraction’s Comprehensive Drilling Plan (CDP) for their 84 well development?  Here are two ways to take action by Tuesday, April 24: 1) Sign a petition by Tuesday at 4 p.m.  It is sponsored by Broomfield 301…

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Please Write: No Explosion Root Cause Means No Drilling Permits or CDP Approval

Are you concerned that the root cause of the Dec. 22 Extraction Stromberger well explosion is not known, yet the COGCC is not going to require further reporting by Extraction and is continuing to review Extraction’s drilling permits?  If so, take two actions… 1) Write the City and ask them to insist on information on the root cause of…

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Please Submit Safety Concerns to State COGCC on Drilling Permits By April 1

Broomfield, thank you for coming through in submitting your concerns to the State (COGCC) for the Livingston and Interchange Pads, and for the first batch of 18 drilling permits (officially known as applications for permit to drill or APDs).  Each of the 84 wells that Extraction plans to drill in Broomfield will require a drilling permit.  There is now…

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