Denton City Council Defers Fracking Issue to Voters

The Denton, Texas City Council rejected a city-wide hydraulic fracturing ban in a 5-2 vote held early Wednesday morning after more than eight hours of public testimony. The question will now be posed to votersĀ on the November ballot. The Denton Drilling Awareness Group, the organization that spearheaded the signature collection effort, argues that a fracking… More »