The Adams County Board of Commissioners held a special public hearing on March 20, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Denver time. The objective was to gather public comment to determine whether to approve a temporary moratorium on local oil and gas permit applications in unincorporated areas of the county.

RIch Frommer, President and CEO of Great Western Oil & Gas, testifies to the Adams County Board of Commissioners at the special meeting to discuss a proposed drill permit moratorium, March 20, 2019.

As with the recent public testimony for and against Senate Bill 19-181 and in recent COGCC hearings, people on both sides of the issue testified to the county commissioners for hours, each person getting a three-minute uninterrupted block of time to...

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