Oil and Gas Committee - Minutes
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Minutes of the Oil and Gas Committee Meeting
April 19, 2012
City Hall, 107 N. Nevada, Pikes Peak Conference Room
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Councilmember Val Snider, Chair
Councilmember Angela Dougan – arrived 9:55, departed 11:00
Chris Melcher, City Attorney – departed 9:15
Dick Anderwald, LGD (Local Government Designee) – arrived 9:10
Randy Case, O&G Committee Member
Michael Martin, O&G Committee Member
Jan Handke, O&G Committee Member
Chris Mendrop, O&G Committee Member
Ed McCord, O&G Committee Member
John Maynard – Committee Member – departed 9:40
Councilmember Brandy Williams, Vice Chair
Steve Cox – Mayor’s Office
Stephen Harris, O&G Committee Member
Councilmember and Committee Chair Val Snider opened the meeting at 8:30 a.m.
Introductions were made by all present.
Briefing by Chris Melcher
Chris thanked the Committee for its service and again reminded the Committee that it was set up to give recommendations to City Council on potential oil and gas regulation. Council asked the Committee to do 3 things:
Recommendations for potential oil and gas regulation include:
Areas addressed in current City regulations:
Areas addressed in current State regulations:
The Committee will continue to work on draft *options* for areas of regulation, not actual regulations, which is the task of the City Attorney and City Planning offices.
The Town Hall Meeting has been tentatively re-scheduled to May 17, 2012, 6-8 p.m. in room 102 of the City Administration Building (CAB).
Committee Chair Val Snider adjourned the meeting at 11:45 a.m.
Next Meeting: April 26, 2012, 8:30-11:30, in the Pikes Peak Room of Colorado Springs City Hall, at 107 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs, CO, 80903