San Miguel County commissioners in April asked their Los Angeles-based consultant to come up with a draft ordinance that imposes strict rules for oil and gas extraction in the county. They got what they asked for.
The latest draft of the county’s oil and gas ordinance is 111 pages and sets out a laundry list of things that the industry must do before any drilling can be done in San Miguel County.
Among the provisions contained in the draft ordinance:
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