In Mansfield, Ohio residents weigh next steps for challenge to fracking toxic waste permits
- Year: 2012
- Length: 3:32 minutes (3.23 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)
In last week’s elections, there were some victories for environmentalists and opponents of the natural gas drilling process of hydraulic fracturing. We’re going to take a look at what happened in communities two states, Ohio and Colorado. First, we go to about 70 miles north of Columbus, Ohio to Mansfield, where voters overwhelmingly approved a charter amendment that challenges the state's authority to permit the disposal of toxic wastes from fracking within city limits. FSRN’s Evan Davis has more.