Activists Push for Greater Local Control

A coalition of activist groups has submitted language to the Colorado Legislative Council for a constitutional amendment to give local governments authority to regulate oil and natural gas development. 
Under the measure, any county, city or town, whether statutory or home rule, could ban oil and gas development, including the drilling technique of hydraulic fracturing.Continue reading “Activists Push for Greater Local Control”

2014 Legislative Session Has Begun

The 2014 session of the Colorado General Assembly convened on Jan. 8, however, legislators have been working on their action plans for months before this date. The first deadline for bill titles was Dec. 2, 2013. In fact, of the five bills that each member is allowed to introduce, three of those five must beContinue reading “2014 Legislative Session Has Begun”