The next Northwest Colorado Oil & Gas Forum is Thursday, December 4th, at the Rifle CMC Campus, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle. The program begins at 10 am and concludes by 12:00 pm. The meeting agenda is attached.
Featured Speaker: Kathleen Staks, Assistant Director for Energy, Colorado Department of Natural Resources
Ms. Staks will discuss the current status and plans for the Governors Oil & Gas Task Force, including their upcoming meeting on Dec. 10-11 in Rifle, CO. The Task Force is developing recommendations to the governor regarding state and local regulation of oil & gas operations and the public and local governments are highly encouraged to participate in the process.
Additional updates on oil and gas topics will be presented at the Forum by:
- Garfield County
- Rio Blanco County
- Bureau of Land Management
- US Forest Service
- Community Counts
- Energy industry representatives
Please INVITE your neighbors and colleagues to participate.
The Northwest Colorado Oil and Gas Forum is an informal gathering of local, state, and federal government officials, oil and gas industry representatives, and citizens that have met regularly since 1989. The purpose of the Forum is to share information about oil and gas development in northwest Colorado and to make government officials and oil and gas industry representatives easily accessible to the public. Co-Chairs are Mike Samson, Garfield County Commissioner and Matt Lepore, Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) Director.
It’s the annual Valley View Hospital Auxiliary Raffle on December 4 ,2014 with the drawing being held at noon. All proceeds go towards providing $30,000 in scholarships each year and supporting the Connie Delaney Medical Library. Tickets are $1 and can be purchased at the Heart to Heart Gift Shop.
Prizes: 1st Place- “Spring Garden”Quilt, 2nd Place – $500 cash, and 3rd Place – Four Colorado Avalanche tickets. For more information call Maudie Weller 970-945-5857
A free lunchtime concert will be held this Friday at noon at Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church in Glenwood Springs. This week’s event features singers Paige Ulmer, Jaime Sklavos, China Kwan, Bailey Barnum, Sharon Young, and Jason Young launch us into the Holiday Season. Bring your lunch and start your weekend with music! Hearing assistance is provided.
Artisan Winter Market at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. This one day craft, bakery and gift market is something you don’t want to miss! Kids Creation Station, Great Gifts, Jewelry, Photography, Fine Woodwork, Local Honey and Much More! Don’t forget to grab lunch while you are there, Mac & Cheese, Soup and Salad are sure to satisfy your appetite