INFORMATION GATHERING SESSION ON MARCELLUS SHALE DRILLING
To all: Councilman Doug Shields is hosting a Marcellus Shale Post-Agenda on Monday, July 12, 2010 in City Council Chambers at 1 PM to educate the public and members about Marcellus Shale drilling. The post-agenda meeting will be televised on City Cable Channel 13. Sorry about the short notice!
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Public Encouraged to Attend to Learn About this Critical Issue
The Agenda is as follows:
An Explanation of the Technical Process of Marcellus Shale Drilling by Radisav D. Vidic, University of Pittsburgh Environmental Engineering Group Health and Community Impacts by Chuck Christen, University of Pittsburgh Center for Healthy Environments and Communities The Pennsylvania Context and Its Effect on Local Marcellus Shale Drilling by the Honorable David K. Levdansky, PA House of Representatives, Finance Committee Chairman, Game and Fisheries Committee The Marcellus Shale Play: A DEP Perspective by Jack Crook, Compliance Chief – Oil and Gas, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Potential Problems with the Existing Set of Laws by John Baillie, Senior Attorney at PennFuture’s Pittsburgh Office Consumer Protection by Nadia Steinzor, Marcellus Regional Organizer for EARTHWORKS Industry Side by Kathryn Klaber, President and Executive Director of the Marcellus Shale Coalition