City Council - At Large
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Lafayette Candidates Candidate Score Card
Will you commit to refusing campaign contributions from fossil fuel companies?
Q:Do you agree that the continued proliferation of oil and gas extraction is a major contributor to the climate crisis?
Q:Do you pledge to support/advance policies that protect communities from the cumulative impacts of climate change?
Q:If you answered "Yes" to the above question, how will you protect communities?
A:I will continue to enforce the Lafayette Climate Bill of Rights Ordinance that prohibits oil and gas extraction in Lafayette and Boulder County
Q:Do you support state Senate Bill 19-181 which grants local governments authority over oil & gas operations within their jurisdiction?
Q:Do you believe that local governments should have the right to enact bans or moratoria on fracking to safeguard residents from the inherent dangers associated with oil & gas development?
Q:If yes on the above, do you support a ban on fracking in your municipality?
A:Lafayette has the right to enforce the ban on fracking that is current law
Q:Did you support Proposition 112, which aimed to create 2500 foot setbacks for homes, schools, hospitals, parks, playgrounds and water sources from all new oil & gas operations?
Q:Do you agree that the COGCC should pause all new permits for oil & gas development until the new rule-making process is complete and an independent cumulative impact study has been done?
Q:Will you advocate for state agencies and the oil and gas industry to abide by the precautionary principle in order to protect Colorado’s air, water, and public health?
Q:What are your specific plans to reduce the threat of climate change once you get into office?
A:I will continue to enable the Lafayette Climate Bill of Rights Ordinance to become an amendment to the City Charter and use it to enforce protection of the air from extraction in Weld and Broomfield Counties
Q:What will you do to attract other environmentally friendly industries such as hemp, solar, wind, geothermal?
A:Establish direct community-rights grassroots government that facilitates citizens to create and attract economic and societal forms they want