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erie enacts moratorium on drilling through 2018 as new oil and gas plans loom

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erie enacts moratorium on drilling through 2018 as new oil and gas plans loom

erie approved a sudden halt on any new drilling plans for the remainder of the year tuesday night, suggesting the town's nascent leadership will likely plot a course to overhaul its oil and gas regulations in the coming months.erie's board of trustees approved the six-month moratorium on tuesday by a vote of 5-2. trustees scott charles and dan woog offered the two "no" votes.the bid was presented as an emergency ordinance, but it lacked the six votes necessary to pass and enact it immediately. instead, trustees suspended a second reading and passed the stay as a regular measure.it could effectively stymie sections of weld county's fracking capital, area that includes extraction oil & gas, inc.'s subsidiary 8 north llc's recently announce...