Broomfield

2:24pm

Mon December 16, 2013
Oil and Gas

Court Date Set For Broomfield Fracking Vote Count (Update: Hearing Delayed)

Broomfield Clerk and Recorder Jim Caldelarie works with election officials on Nov. 14, 2013.
Grace Hood KUNC

Updated: A Dec. 18 district court hearing had been set to hear a case between Broomfield election officials and a pro-fracking group over voting irregularities with a 5-year fracking moratorium that voters narrowly approved. It has been delayed pending another case.

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5:33pm

Thu December 5, 2013

8:50pm

Tue December 3, 2013
Oil and Gas

Following Recount, Broomfield’s Fracking Moratorium Narrowly Passes

Broomfield election officials (left) worked to finalize initial election results in November before an automatic recount was triggered. To the right, several election observers look on as votes are counted.
Grace Hood KUNC

2:38pm

Tue November 26, 2013
Energy

Colo. Fracking Votes Put Pressure On Energy Companies

Originally published on Tue November 26, 2013 6:45 pm

A vote to ban fracking in Broomfield, a suburb of Denver, headed to a recount this month after the measure failed by just 13 votes. Broomfield was one of four Front Range towns considering limits or bans on the drilling procedure some fear may not be safe.
Kristen Wyatt AP

The 2013 election marked a victory for foes of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in Colorado. Voters in three Front Range communities decided to put limits on the practice.

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5:00am

Wed November 20, 2013
Oil and Gas

As Broomfield Fracking Recount Looms, Industry Charts Next Steps

On Nov. 14, Broomfield election officials finalized results, triggering an automatic recount on Question 300.
Grace Hood KUNC

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