Loveland REALTORS Oppose Fracking Ban

On May 28th the Board of Directors of the Loveland-Berthoud Association of REALTORS voted to oppose Ballot Question 1, which will be considered by Loveland voters in the June 24 special election. The question asks voters to approve a two-year moratorium on hydraulic fracturing. The Board adopted this position based on the following arguments: ItContinue reading “Loveland REALTORS Oppose Fracking Ban”

Loveland Council Opposes Fracking Moratorium

The City Council finalized the ballot language regarding a proposed moratorium on fracking within the City of Loveland. The actual wording was proposed by the group Protect Our Loveland, which gathered signatures to put the measure on the ballot. Unfortunately the language is vague and assumes that some entity will study the effects of frackingContinue reading “Loveland Council Opposes Fracking Moratorium”

Loveland Fracking Ballot Question Status Unclear

It appears unlikely that Loveland voters will have the opportunity to vote on a proposed 2-year fracking moratorium. A citizen’s appeal has sent the issue of the petition’s validity to the court and it doesn’t seem possible to get the issue resolved in time to get the question on the ballot. However, it is unlikelyContinue reading “Loveland Fracking Ballot Question Status Unclear”