dowd Marcellus Shale Drilling In Pittsburgh

The Marcellus Shale drillers are invading our region and offcials in the Pittsburgh and surrounding communities are organizing regulations on where they can or cannot drill.   A Supreme Court decision last year noted that municipalities cannot prohibit drilling but are allowed to determine the limit and placement of the wells.   Mike Pintek spoke with District 7 Pittsburgh Councilman, Patrick Dowd about his proposed legislation.

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