Leaders in the anti-fracking movement are speaking, after the 4-27-17 pipeline explosion that killed 2 people.
Front Range Community College Longmont Campus 2121 Miller Dr. Classroom Bldg. Door C-4 Community Rm.
– Dr. Anthony Ingraffea – Professor of Engineering at Cornell University and globally recognized expert on the mechanics of shale gas and oil development. Speaking on the technical dangers of fracking.
10:30 AM – Dr. Lisa McKenzie – Assistant Research Professor, Colorado School of Public Health, University of CO – Speaking on the latest studies related to health implications of fracking on public health.
11:45 AM – Lunch – The City of Longmont Staff Members to answer citizens’ questions concerning fracking in Longmont.
12:45 PM – Josh Joshwick – Former LaPlata County Commissioner – Community Organizer for the Earthworks Oil and Gas Accountability Project (OGAP) – Speaking on pipeline infrastructure and the dangers that it poses for communities.
2:00 PM – Dan Leftwich– Renowned Attorney – Speaking on the legal status of fracking in Colorado and considerations moving forward.