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Fort Worth council holds final gas drilling public hearing

By Catherine Cuellar, Reporter, and Sam Baker, 90.1 Morning Edition Host

Fort Worth, TX –

Fort Worth is expected to finalize new regulation of gas drilling at next week's city council meeting. Last night the city council heard public feedback on possible distance, noise, and safety changes for the first time since an April explosion in the suburb of Forest Hill, which killed a well worker and required the evacuation of hundreds of homes. 90.1 reporter Catherine Cuellar discussed the details with KERA Morning Edition host Sam Baker.

More on the web:, official city website, Fort Worth Citizens Against Neighborhood Drilling Ordinance