Proposed state legislation would allow cities to prevent a new oil or gas well from being drilled within 1,500 feet of a school, presenting a challenge to the state control of urban drilling.
Proposed state legislation would allow cities to prevent a new oil or gas well from being drilled within 1,500 feet of a school, presenting a challenge to the state control of urban drilling. Max Faulkner Star-Telegram archives
Proposed state legislation would allow cities to prevent a new oil or gas well from being drilled within 1,500 feet of a school, presenting a challenge to the state control of urban drilling. Max Faulkner Star-Telegram archives

Bill seeks to reclaim local control over oil and gas drilling near schools

March 17, 2017 9:52 AM