Board Approves Additional Air & Noise
Monitoring of Oil & Gas Operations
The Board approved a resolution authorizing a contract with Pinyon Environmental, Inc. for additional monitoring of oil & gas operations in an amount not to exceed $50,000.00.
Background: During their April 25, 2017 meeting, the Board directed staff to obtain an alternate proposal from Pinyon Environmental, Inc. for additional air quality monitoring during the completion phase at both the Pratt and Waste Connection well sites located north of Vista Ridge. The purpose of the monitoring would be to observe from a distance of 500 feet and report on compliance with CDPHE and COGCC rules and regulations. During last night’s meeting, the Board directed staff to contract with Pinyon for additional noise monitoring of the Woolley Becky Sosa well site located in unincorporated Weld County east of County Line Road and north of WCR 10 ½ and the Morgan Hills well site located east of WCR 3 at WCR 12.View Oil & Gas Operations web page
Related: During the March 14, 2017 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board approved an agreement with Pinyon Environmental, Inc. to monitor oil & gas operations at the Pratt and Waste Connections well sites in an amount not to exceed $125,000.00.