Longmont

12:27pm

Tue December 18, 2012
Business

COGA Sues Longmont Over Fracking Ban

An oil and gas rig in Longmont, Coloardo
KUNC file photo

Initiative 300, which banned fracking within Longmont city limits, passed in November despite oil and gas companies raising close to a half million dollars toward defeat of the measure. The ban will now face an industry legal challenge.

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11:54pm

Tue November 6, 2012
Politics

Fracking Ban Passes in Longmont

Sam Schabacker

Hydraulic fracturing will be banned within Longmont city limits as voters approve ballot question 300.

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10:55am

Tue October 30, 2012
CO VOTE 2012

On The Ballot: Boulder Votes On 2A & 2B, Longmont on 300

A protestor holds a sign in support of the Longmont Fracking ban, 300
Credit Sam Schabacker

7:45am

Sat October 27, 2012
Politics

Money Pours In Against Proposed Fracking Ban In Longmont

An oil and gas drilling site along the Colorado Front Range.
Kirk Seigler KUNC

Two groups fighting a ballot measure that would ban hydraulic fracturing in Longmont have now raised more than a half million dollars compared to just under $25,000 that’s been raised by groups supporting  the initiative. 

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4:35am

Fri October 19, 2012
Politics

Oil and Gas Groups Fighting Longmont Fracking Ban with Deep Pockets

An oil and gas well near a school on the eastern edge of Longmont, Colorado.
KUNC file photo

In Longmont, oil and gas companies have raised close to a half million dollars toward an effort to defeat a ballot measure that would ban hydraulic fracturing from within the city’s limits. 

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