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Colorado Rising Statement on CDPHE Oil and Gas Health Impacts Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 17, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** Colorado Rising Statement on CDPHE Oil and Gas Health Impacts Study DENVER, COLORADO– Today the Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association released a study on the health impacts of oil and gas in Colorado. Of note, the study recognizes

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Colorado Rising Files Complaint to Halt Oil & Gas Permitting in Colorado

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 9, 2019 Contact: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** Colorado Rising Files Complaint to Halt Oil & Gas Permitting in Colorado COGCC VIOLATING DUE PROCESS IN PERMITTING OF NEW WELLS DENVER, COLORADO — Today, Colorado Rising, on behalf of Wildgrass Oil and Gas Committee, filed a complaint requesting judicial review

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Colorado Rising Press Conference on New Legal Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***NEWS ALERT*** Colorado Rising Press Conference on New Legal Action DENVER, COLORADO — Colorado Rising, the citizen effort behind Proposition 112, will be holding a press conference tomorrow, October 9th at 7:30 am on the West Steps of the Colorado State Capitol in

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Youth and Concerned Coloradans to Hold Rally and Press Conference Urging Climate Action Before Monthly COGCC Hearing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 24, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***NEWS ALERT*** Youth and Concerned Coloradans to Hold Rally and Press Conference Urging Climate Action Before Monthly COGCC Hearing THRONTON, COLORADO — Tomorrow, September 25th at 1:30 pm at the Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center in Thornton, youth and community members will gather for

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Citizens Demand EPA Downgrade Air Quality in Rally at Hearing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***NEWS ALERT*** Citizens Demand EPA Downgrade Air Quality in Rally at Hearing DENVER, COLORADO — Concerned Coloradans will gather at the Environmental Protection Agency building in Denver, Colorado tomorrow morning at 8:30 am to demand they downgrade the Front Range and Denver’s air

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Judge Reopens Case Involving City of Longmont’s Ban on Fracking Activities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** Judge Reopens Case Involving City of Longmont’s Ban on Fracking Activities Local control granted by SB 19-181 allows the 2012 voter-enacted law to stand LONGMONT, COLORADO — Today, Judge Nancy Woodruff Salomone of the Boulder County District Court issued a motion

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Longmont Residents Move to Lift Court Injunction on Oil & Gas Ban

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** Longmont Residents Move to Lift Court Injunction on Oil & Gas Ban Local control granted by SB 19-181 allows the 2012 voter-enacted law to stand Join Colorado Rising and Longmont residents for a press conference on the matter today at 1

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Colorado Rising Press Conference on New Legal Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***NEWS ALERT*** Colorado Rising Press Conference on New Legal Action DENVER, COLORADO — Colorado Rising, the citizen effort behind Proposition 112, will be holding a press conference tomorrow, Wednesday, August 14th at 1 pm at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver in room

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COGCC Moves to Appeal Standing in Bella Romero Court Decision

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2019 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com Kate Merlin: 720-965-0854, kate@katemerlinlaw.com Trisha Garcia-Nelson, 337-532-0135, patricia3nelson@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** COGCC Moves to Appeal Standing in Bella Romero Court Decision Attempt to Block Injured Children from the Courts Echoes Pre-SB-181 Attacks on Health & Safety DENVER, COLORADO — Last week, the Colorado Oil

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Oil & Gas Fire Kills One in Windsor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 31, 2019 Contacts:Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102, anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** Oil & Gas Fire Kills One in Windsor Same Day as Colorado Residents Call for a Halt on Permitting Until Protection of Health and Safety can be Proven WINDSOR, COLORADO — The same day that concerned Colorado residents called for a time

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