Fracking opponents keep up efforts to prevent practice in NC


From the Charlotte Observer - The five local mayors and commissioners, along with representatives from Environment North Carolina, staged their protest outside Raleigh city hall to symbolize the opposition’s shift away from lobbying state legislators. The opponents represent Creedmoor, Pittsboro, Durham, Carrboro and Chatham County – mostly outside the state’s estimated natural gas deposits, but they said they are concerned about the costs of remediating environmental damage and about such indirect effects as heavy truck traffic and road damage...
Fri, Sep 21
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