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Oil and Gas Drilling History......................................................



  • Aug. 27, 2013 - Timeline of oil and gas activities since June 25, 2013.
  • Aug. 22, 2013 - Email comments received from May 25 through August 22, 2013
  • June 25, 2013 - City Council Study Session Agenda & Memo
    • City Council gave staff direction to negotiate a Memorandum of Understanding with Sovereign Operating Company, LLC. Additionally, City Council asked staff to develop draft regulations amending the City’s current oil and gas regulations to include more best management practices.
  • June 4, 2013 - City Council Study Session Agenda & Memo
  • May 22, 2013 - Town Hall Meeting
    • Discussion regarding oil and gas well drilling
      • During the town hall meeting, residents provided written comments (verbatim)
      • Summary of the issues compiled by CDR Associates, who provided the facilitation services at the town hall meeting.
  • April 16, 2013 - City Council Study Session Agenda & Memo
    • Oil and gas issues update
  • Nov. 13, 2012 - City Council Meeting Agenda & Memo
    • Proposed Resolution No. 2012-195 – A Resolution Approving the Surface Use Agreement, Letter Agreement, Agreement Concerning Certain Mineral Rights, and Conditions of Permit Approval Concerning Mineral Interests Associated with the Broomfield Reservoir Property Located West of Lowell Boulevard and South of the Northwest Parkway