Did you feel the ground shifting under your feet yesterday around 5 pm? It was another one of those local earthquakes caused by fracking. The epicenter was Dallas City Hall. Damage to the gas industry's rhetoric and credibility was extensive. By a vote of 14 to 1, the Dallas Plan Commission pronounced the permissive "Fort…

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Act I was the rear-guard fight to keep the horrible Trinity East permits from getting approved. Act II has been about getting the most protective ordinance language for any future drilling we can from the members of the Dallas Plan Commission. Act III will be about what kind of new drilling ordinance the Dallas City…

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Grassroots groups live and die with their support on the ground. They're not affiliated with a well-heeled state or national organization that can subsidize their work. Without continuing sustenance from regular folks, they're doomed. Downwinders at Risk is very lucky. We have a solid base of regular folks who appreciate what we do. They tolerate…

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Today is the Day Downwinders At Risk is proud to participate in Giving Day, the Communities Foundation's Region-Wide, Non-Profit, Day-Long Fundraising Marathon. Contribute $25 or more to Downwinders at Risk's work through DonorBridgeTX.org to help us raise the $2,500 we need to pay our Director for September. Just go to the special Downwinders contribution page…

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