Other States are limiting drilling, Michigan needs to catch up!

posted Oct 27, 2014, 12:51 PM by Citizens Against Residential Drilling

Cities and towns around the country, including Boulder, CO and Dallas, TX, have taken local action to restrict gas and oil Drilling and Fracking in their communities. 

Gas Flare

The pollution, dust, traffic, 24/7 operation, gas flaring, noise, lower home values, and nonharmony with the neighborhood is what citizens will have to live with if this continues in residential areas in Michigan.

Several California municipalities have passed measures advocating for more stringent regulations or a moratorium on fracking, yet the local right to ban fracking is contested due to potential conflicts with state and federal law.