The move effectively ends surface drilling in the city as Top Operating and Cub Creek Energy abandon several active wells and future drilling sites.
Cities have been trying to control oil and gas development within their borders since the Colorado Supreme Court struck down Longmont's and Fort Collins' bans in 2016.
From 100 renewable energy goals, to electric cars and even the race for governor, green energy may be on the tip of our tongues this year.
For people who've lost everything in a flood, escaping with their pets is a big deal, says Jim Boller with the animal rescue organization Code 3 Associates in Longmont.
The city forester calls EAB the "single most destructive urban pest that Denver will ever have in its urban forest... Once it gets here."
- In his resignation, the man said he is unable to fulfill the role of a board member as he previously believed he could.Read more
- Twin Peaks Academy will launch an investigation into its decision to bar valedictorian Evan Young from coming out as gay during a commencement speech.Read more
- The service, NextLight, is funded by $40.3 million bond that the city issued in 2014.Read more
- Deputy Police Chief Craig Earhart said that the Longmont department decided they didn't have the equipment to create a safe zone.Read more