January 27, 2016

Broward passes ban on fracking State presses forward to make Broward’s law invalid

  “This is Tallahassee once again trying to take away the authority of local elected officials who represent the people who live in Broward County. “ Broward Mayor Marty Kiar BROWARD COUNTY, FL – County Commissioners unanimously banned any type of hydraulic and acid fracturing, known as “fracking”, to extract oil and gas from the ground in Broward […]

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January 25, 2016

State committee makes plans to keep county out of fracking decisions; will Broward’s ban on fracking work?

The Pelican applauds the county for making this attempt to stop dangerous fracking in the Everglades. Add your voice to support this vote. News release BROWARD COUNTY, FL – Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, January 26th to discuss a ban on the use of hydraulic and acid fracturing, popularly known as “fracking”, to extract oil and gas […]

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