It started last year in Longmont with Ballot Question 300, which put a moratorium on hydraulic fracking. The idea has gained momentum with environmentalists and encouraged them to take the issue elsewhere in our region. In this year’s election Fort Collins and Lafayette passed similar measures. The vote in Broomfield remains to close to call… Continue reading Anti-Fracking Movement Portent of Things to Come?
This November Longmont residents will decide the fate of ballot question 300, which would prohibit fracking within the City of Longmont. The Board of Directors of the Longmont Association of REALTORS® has voted to oppose this ballot question because of the implication regarding property rights. The Longmont Association of REALTORS® believes in the sanctity of… Continue reading LAR Opposes Fracking Prohibition: Ballot Question 300