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A Tale of Two Counties: Front Range Counties Differ on Local Control

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The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission was tasked with overhauling oil and gas rules after SB-181 was passed in 2019. A central part was giving local communities more authority to regulate the industry. But two Front Range counties have different ideas of what local control means. KGNU's Maeve Conran reports. This story is part of a collaboration of Rocky Mountain Community Radio stations on fossil fuels.