Garfield County Energy Advisory Board

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Senate Bill 181 Rulemaking hearings are taking place across the state over the next year, and garfield county wants the public to be informed on how to participate in the process. In the most recent Energy Advisory Board meeting, county oil & gas Liaison Kirby Wynn shared details on the rulemaking process.

Amendment 74: Yes or No?

Oct 18, 2018

Amendment 74 would amend the state constitution to require the state or local government to compensate a property owner if a law or regulation reduces the fair market value of the property. At a recent forum in Rifle, Shawn Martini of the Colorado Farm Bureau and Rick Rider of the Save Our Neighborhoods: No on 74 Campaign, discussed the pros and cons of the measure. This clip begins with proponent Shawn Martini. You can hear the entire discussion, including audience Q & Q, by clicking here. Thanks to Rifle Community TV for providing audio from the forum.

Proposition 112 Pros, Cons from County Energy Board Forum

Oct 17, 2018
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Here, you can listen to the entire presentation of the pros and cons of Proposition 112, including Q & A, from the Garfield County Energy Advisory Board's Oil and Gas Ballot Issue Forum on October 4, 2018. Heidi Henkel of Colorado Rising, is the proponent. Simon Lomax of Vital for Colorado opposes.

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Proposition 112 asks Colorado voters to approve a 2500-foot setback for oil and natural gas drilling in the state. The Garfield County Energy Advisory Board recently featured a forum about the issue. Here, Heidi Henkel of Colorado Rising and Simon Lomax of Vital for Colorado discuss the pros and cons of the measure, which have been edited for time. KMTS News Director Ron Millhorn moderates. Click here to listen to all of the remarks by Henkel and Lomax, including Q & A. Click here for the 2018 Colorado Ballot Information Booklet (the Blue Book) in English.