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Message started by UmmYeahOk on Dec 21st, 2011 at 3:03pm

Title: Flower Mound Mentioned in The New York Times (About Drilling)
Post by UmmYeahOk on Dec 21st, 2011 at 3:03pm
As Gas Drilling Spreads, Towns Stand Ground Over Control
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/15/us/towns-fighting-to-stand-ground-against-gas-drillers.html?_r=2&pagewanted=1


Quote:
In Texas, a restrictive gas drilling ordinance adopted by an affluent suburb of Dallas called Flower Mound has drawn several lawsuits charging that it amounts to an unconstitutional seizure of mineral rights.



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The industry, however, has bumped up against affluent homeowners concerned about possible health effects and their property values. The median household income in Flower Mound, for example, is more than double the national median.

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