May 07, 2014
Pittsburgh's Fracking War Part 2: No joy in much of Steelville.
Hardly a mandate. Approved by 9 to 5 vote early this morning was the controversial lease for drilling of natural gas under Pittsburgh parkland using hydraulic fracturing--or fracking. See the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: "Deer Lakes Park drilling plan approved by Allegheny County Council, 9-5".
Posted by JD Hull at May 7, 2014 03:51 AM