Oil and Gas Committee - Minutes
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Minutes of the Oil and Gas Committee Meeting
March 29, 2012
City Hall, 107 N. Nevada, Pikes Peak Conference Room
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Councilmember Val Snider, Chair
Councilmember Brandy Williams, Vice Chair
Dick Anderwald, LGD (Local Government Designee)
Chris Melcher, City Attorney
Randy Case, O&G Committee Member – via telephone
Stephen Harris, O&G Committee Member
Michael Martin, O&G Committee Member
Jan Handke, O&G Committee Member – arrived 8:50
Chris Mendrop, O&G Committee Member
Ed McCord, O&G Committee Member – departed 11:30
John Maynard – Committee Member
Steve Cox – Mayor’s Office - departed 11:00
Howard Boigon – Consultant
Ana Gutierrez - Consultant
Councilmember Angela Dougan
Councilmember and Committee Chair Val Snider opened the meeting at 8:30 a.m.
Introductions were made by all present.
Rick O’Conner, City Planning Department, discussed current city code provisions regarding oil and gas exploration and extraction.
The function of the COGCC and the LGD process was discussed. The committee started discussions on what areas it considers important to regulate.
Actions for Next Meeting
The Committee will decide on specific areas to regulate and discuss how that will be accomplished.
Committee Chair Val Snider adjourned the meeting at 11:40 a.m.
Next Meeting: April 5, 2012, 8:30-11:30, in the Pikes Peak Room of Colorado Springs City Hall, at 107 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs, CO, 80903