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Posted on: March 17, 2019

Let's Talk Trees

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Saturday, March 23 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the George Di Ciero City and County Building. Join Broomfield's City Forester and Horticulture staff for a discussion on basic tree care including tree selection, planting, pruning and when to hire an arborist. Lear...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Nature Program Volunteers Needed

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Calling all nature lovers! Open Space and Trails is now accepting applications to become a Nature Program Volunteer.

No experience necessary.

Application deadline:  Sunday, March 31, 2019 t 5 p.m.

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Call-N-Ride is now FlexRide

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RTD's Call-N-Ride local door-to-door service has been renamed FlexRide. New features include online trip booking and quick access to booking from a mobile device.

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

2019 Summer Camp

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Residents will be able to pay the $55 registration fee AND register for summer camps starting February 19 at 7 a.m. for residents and February 26 at 7 a.m. for non-residents on B-REx.com. Register for trips early to guarantee a spot! Ages 6 - 15.

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Looking for a summer job? Apply today!

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From lifeguards to parks, Broomfield is hiring several seasonal employees for 2019.  Make some money for summer plus receive a free pass to The Broomfield Bay and Recreation Centers with employment! 

New jobs are continually added, so che...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

COGCC Notice of Spud Received

On March 20, 2019, Broomfield received a ‘Notice of Spud’ from the COGCC for 10 wells on the Interchange B Pad.  Spud is a term used for the start of drilling.  The well numbers and planned spud date included in the c...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 20, 2019

DNV-GL Responses from February 19, 2019 Council Meeting

Council held a study session on February 19, 2019 to discuss the DNV-GL Risk Assessment of Extraction's oil and gas development  in Broomfield.  At that  meeting Council requested that DNV-GL address numerous questions in writin...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Interchange B Drilling to Start

Please view the updated public notice for the Interchange B pad here.  Please note that drilling equipment is being moved on the Interchange B Pad on March 19th and/or 20th.  Drilling of the first 10 wells on Interchange B Pad is schedul...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Reminder - Community Meeting on Risk Assessment for Extraction Operations in Broomfield

On March 22, 2019, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., City Council will hold a Community Meeting on Risk Assessment for Extraction Operations in Broomfield.  The Community Meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers.  The risk assessment was con...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Oil and Gas Status Update - March 19, 2019


View the March 19, 2019 Oil and Gas status update here.

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

The COGCC Approves 4 Well Applications for the Interchange B Pad

On March 15, 2019, Broomfield was notified that the COGCC approved four Form 2 applications for the following wells on the Interchange B Pad:  

  • Form 2 #401475431 - Well N35-20-10N

  • Form 2 #401475419 - Well N35-20-3N

  • Form 2 #401475418 - Well N35-20-2C...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Removal of Legacy Sales Pipelines North of 160th Avenue

Per an agreement between McWhinney and Extraction, some pipelines north of 160th Avenue will be removed.  View the full public notice here.

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Notice of Drilling (Well Spud) - Interchange B Pad Site

Extraction will begin drilling (spud) operations on or after March 21, 2019, on the Interchange B site.  Please view the full public notice here for detailed information.

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Broomfield Soil Gas Testing Program

Over the next few weeks, Broomfield will begin soil gas testing on abandoned oil and gas wells in Broomfield.  This program will consist of Broomfield’s contractor, ERO, conducting soil gas screening around historically abandoned oil an...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Water Quality Testing for Interchange B Pad

The Operator Agreement required Extraction to obtain initial baseline samples from all available water sources within a one-half mile radius of the well sites.  Water sources include registered water wells and the samples must be completed prior ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Pipeline Risk Analysis

Please view the pipeline risk analysis here.  This was submitted by Extraction to Broomfield as was required by the last sentence of  Section 3 of Exhibit B of the Operator Agreement, which reads as follows:

If requested by the City, Oper...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Broomfield County Commons Designated by COGCC as an Outdoor Activity Area

On March 11, 2019, the Colorado Oil and  Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) designated the Broomfield County Commons (BCC) as an Outdoor Activity Area under the COGCC rules.  The significance of this designation is that no surface oil a...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Extraction Plugging and Abandoning and Well Workover

Extraction Oil and Gas (Extraction) is beginning work on plugging and abandoning two oil and gas wells in Broomfield  north of 160th Avenue. These wells are the Nordstrom 5-4 and the Hulstrom G Unit 1 . This work will be completed in accordance w...

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Oil and Gas
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Community Meeting on Risk Assessment for Extraction Operations in Broomfield

On March 22, 2019, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., City Council will hold a Community Meeting on Risk Assessment for Extraction Operations in Broomfield.  The Community Meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers.  The risk assessment was con...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

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