The Willacoochee, Withlacooche, Alapaha, Little River System Watershed Coalition has closely followed the Sabal Trail and the fracking threat in the upper Suwannee River basin, contiguous and closely related to our springsheds and basins in the Santa Fe and Ichetucknee Rivers. They report that the Hamilton County BOCC will address the anti-fracking issue which is on their agenda for tues., March 3, 2015
On February 28, 2015 at 12:37PM, jsq at WWALS Watershed Coalition published the following article:
Chris Mericle reports an anti-fracking resolution is on the agenda for the
the Hamilton County, Florida Board of Commissioners Tuesday 3 March 2015.
The agenda for the March 3rd Hamilton Co BOCC meeting is published
in the Jasper News this week.
Listed Item #6 reads:
RESOLUTION — SUPPORTING SB-166/HB-169-BILLS IN OPPOSITION TO FRACKING IN FLORIDA
The meeting starts at 9am, Room 112, Courthouse,
207 Northeast First Street, Jasper, FL 32052.
It is unclear whether there will be a resolution to vote on or just discussion on the subject. I will try to get more info before the meeting.
Last meeting the same Commission asked to see copies of those bills.
Here is more about
those bills and WWALS’ support for a fracking ban in Florida.
Our Santa Fe River is
promoting and keeping track of the Florida anti-fracking movement.-jsq
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