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Nursing Dallas Councilwoman Gate’s Ozone Economic Impact Statement

I dislike how The Dallas Morning News reporter ended the positive news of Dallas City Council urging TCEQ to support clean air federal initatives on such a somber note. Reporter Mosier ended quoting nurse councilwoman Gates,“…tougher regulations could drive up energy costs …This … Continue reading

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Shale Loving Shell Group posing as Arlington Conservation Council bans fractivist

So in trying to alert the groups of interested folks of the public comment opportunity on the 2017 Texas Water Plan, I get this reject email from the ARLINGTON CONSERVATION COUNCIL…….gotta luv the shell group loving shale gas group posing as … Continue reading

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NCTCOG Water Resources Council met ME today

On 1/21/2017 the NCTCOG Water Resources Council held a meeting at 616 Six Flags Dr, Arlington TX from 10:30-Noon. Here is my coverage/notes/video(s). I was very thankful to be able as a NON-member to express my concerns at the end … Continue reading

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Storm Flood Water Banking – helpful or fracking runoff harmful?

Last month I learned about Uranium contamination in drinking water in MODESTO California and other nearby areas. This month an orchard in MODESTO is being studied in an experimental flooding-of-banked-waters to recharge the depleted aquifer…but two different universities are involved … Continue reading

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Council rejects additional drilling under our Lake Arlington drinking reservoir

Here is a city hall video taken the day before the vote of 11/10/15 explaining what was being voted on and discussed in executive session…. #soMuchBetterThanHandNotes Two gaswell related city owned land items were voted on at once…the first one … Continue reading

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Re: HB40 should Arlington remove ER response fee-per-well off the books? / UDAD

4/12/2016 Tonight Arlington City Council will vote to repeal probably that $2,400 fee per well to fund AFD emergency response readiness to gas well incidents thats been in litigation. ALSO in question if up for “repeal” is the 14-043 amendment related … Continue reading

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Withdraw from the Race Mayor (senile) Cluck – its Time to Retire

update May 2015 the mayor lost the race yippeee….here is flasback to 2011 pics on the State of the City…   If HB40 makes it all the way to state law, (update it did) the important votes you and council … Continue reading

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2007 PM 2.5 Pollution uptick CORRELATES w/number of fracking wells drilled

I know I’m supposed to be blogging on Arlington TX matters…but this could help us in our quest to learn about fracking’s risk for ground water contamination, air pollution, and frackquakes too. Oil & Gas Journal reported that Kerns (county/San Joaquin … Continue reading

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City of Arlington Indemnity / hold harmless lease language = no accountability

Lessee=Chesapeake Lessor=City of Arlington Below is parts of lease #14-002 (that was approved 12/16/14) for the minerals under OUR public owned city parks. First we ask Chesapeake not to make a fracking mess… Then we ask Chesapeake not to sue us … Continue reading

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Perr not so purr-frack in Mc Drill-land … Arlington Council voted in Enervest Drill Zone expansion

UPDATE 9/24/15  Here is the fracking video… And here is a FB video. Update 6/24/15 expansion underway – photo by Tammie Carson Update 10/21/14 Here are some infrared videos uncovering the invisible emissions from EnerVest Operating drilling rig on Masch Branch … Continue reading

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