Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Pro-Marcellus Citizens Getting Cities To Rescind Drilling Bans

Citizens supportive of the growing Marcellus opportunities in West Virginia are speaking out in opposition to local bans against natural gas drilling. City councils in two Northern Panhandle towns are rescinding bans that were recently put in place. Those cities are Wellsburg and New Martinsville. Click to read stories:

Wellsburg Lifts Gas Drilling Ban
The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register, Aug. 10, 2011

Industry pushes back on W.Va. city drilling bans
Associated Press, August 8, 2011