Oil, Gas Growth Spark Bans, Ordinances Across U.S.

Posted July 28, 2014 at 8:55am

The Denver Post reports that “development of oil and gas shale formations has sparked drilling from Pennsylvania to California, and that is leading to a new wave of local oil and gas ordinances and bans.”  

“Towns and cities — from Robinson Township, Pa., population 13,354, to Dallas, population 1.2 million — are enacting rules to limit or control oil and gas development.”