Energy Advisory Board meeting A regular meeting of the Energy Advisory Board is Thursday, September 1, at the Rifle Branch Library, 207 East Avenue, Rifle. Dinner is served at 5:30 pm for all attendees, and the meeting begins at 6 pm.
Speaker: Ann Driggers, Finance Director, Garfield County Presentationdescription: Garfield County has been riding high on natural gas, until recently. Now the energy industry has retracted nationwide, with prices falling and production down. Ann Driggers will discuss how the current bust is being felt in the local economy and in the county's revenue streams.
The Energy Advisory Board is a monthly forum for the public, oil and gas industry,
landowners and local government to engage in positive and proactive communication,
and actions that encourage responsible and balanced development of these resources within Garfield County.
Energy Advisory Board
Citizen Representative opportunity
Interested in energy issues? The Garfield County Energy Advisory Board is requesting letters of interest from applicants who are interested in serving as a volunteer citizen representative for the Grass Mesa Homeowners Association.
(by resolution of the BOCC): The EAB shall provide a forum for the oil and gas industry, the public, impacted landowners and local government to prevent or minimize conflict associated with oil and gas development through positive and proactive communication and actions that encourage responsible and balanced development of these resources within Garfield County.
The EAB consists of local government, organizations, school districts, citizen representatives, and oil & gas operators.