The addition of Tuesday's ballot measures bring to five the number of citizen-initiated questions on the November ballot. Another six referred questions were submitted by the Colorado General Assembly.
Petition signatures for proposed Colorado ballot measures to cap payday loans and to increase the setback for new oil and gas drilling activity around homes made their way to Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams' office Monday.
Some of the most vocal supporters of pending legislation to create extra breathing room between schools and nearby oil and gas operations are those who live in the shadow of the drilling rigs. Yet, not all neighbors of drilling sites see things that way. The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports that the county commission in energy-rich Garfield County — site of much oil […]