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Eminent Domain News ItemsThe Spot newsletter: The final sprint to next week's primary election, Denver Post governor's race debates, an ... - The Denver Post6/21/2018 9:39:00 AM
The Denver Post The Spot newsletter: The final sprint to next week's primary election, Denver Post governor's race debates, an ... The Denver Post Lafayette's efforts to condemn land in neighboring Erie were stymied once again last week, when the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that the Boulder County city tried to use its eminent domain powers to stop commercial development in Erie. The day ... Colorado's economic growth expected to continue and bring $1 billion boost to state budget, forecasts say The Denver Post all 20 news articles »
10th Circuit Holds Colorado's Urban Renewal Statute Violates Due Process in MAK Investment Group v. City of Glendale - Lexology6/18/2018 7:22:44 AM
10th Circuit Holds Colorado's Urban Renewal Statute Violates Due Process in MAK Investment Group v. City of Glendale Lexology The court emphasized the fact that a blight determination creates the legal authorization for an urban renewal authority to acquire private property by eminent domain for a period of up to seven years following such determination. The court then ...
As Fracking Takes Center Stage in AG Race, Where Do the Democrats Stand? - Westword6/14/2018 1:58:23 PM
Westword As Fracking Takes Center Stage in AG Race, Where Do the Democrats Stand? Westword In 2016, after U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders swept the Colorado Democratic assembly's presidential nomination in a landslide victory, state Democrats realized how far left their voter base had gone. Now, more Colorado progressives are putting up a ...
Colorado city called its land claim a bid for more open space. It was largely about keeping a King Soopers, a court says - The Denver Post6/14/2018 12:57:46 PM
The Denver Post Colorado city called its land claim a bid for more open space. It was largely about keeping a King Soopers, a court says The Denver Post The three-judge panel of the Colorado Court of Appeals dismissed Lafayette's attempted eminent domain action, upholding a district court ruling from 2017 that spurned the city's condemnation of 22 acres in Erie at the southeast corner of U.S. 287 and ...
Judge rules for North Dakota landowner in pipeline dispute - Colorado Springs Gazette6/7/2018 2:47:20 PM
Judge rules for North Dakota landowner in pipeline dispute Colorado Springs Gazette BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A judge has dismissed Montana-Dakota Utilities' eminent domain lawsuit over a proposed half-mile natural gas pipeline in northern North Dakota, a decision hailed by landowner attorneys as a rare victory. North Central District ... and more »
Colorado's Democratic Party Kingmaker Is a Fracking Lawyer. What Could Go Wrong? - The Intercept6/6/2018 7:18:45 AM
The Intercept Colorado's Democratic Party Kingmaker Is a Fracking Lawyer. What Could Go Wrong? The Intercept Where Weiser has made close alliances with members of the fossil fuel industry, his cousin has made enemies, helping to kill a 2014 Democratic-sponsored bill that would have granted eminent domain to oil pipeline companies. “I love him, but I wouldn't ...
Private right of condemnation: Necessary or outdated? - Colorado Real Estate Journal6/4/2018 9:59:06 AM
Colorado Real Estate Journal Private right of condemnation: Necessary or outdated? Colorado Real Estate Journal When Colorado entered statehood, economic growth through natural resource development was seen as a critical public good that was sufficiently important to warrant the condemnation of public and private land. Modern thinking on eminent domain has ...
Oregonians deserve a voice on Jordan Cove, not just industry - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel6/1/2018 6:32:51 AM
Oregonians deserve a voice on Jordan Cove, not just industry The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel ... us will face eminent domain for the private profit of a Canadian corporation. Many of the landowners here in Oregon have been fighting this project since its inception in 2004. Colorado will feel the impacts with scarred lands, degraded hunting ...
Eminent domain creep strikes again - The Denver Post3/24/2018 2:02:24 PM
The Denver Post Eminent domain creep strikes again The Denver Post Now the Colorado Court of Appeals will consider whether Lafayette should be granted the power of eminent domain in this case. We hope wiser heads prevail and Colorado judges begin exercising a restrained approach, however, we also understand the ... and more »
Mineral Rights and Surface Use News ItemsTrump administration plan for oil and gas drilling stirs debate in pristine Colorado wilderness - The Denver Post6/14/2018 9:10:06 PM
The Denver Post Trump administration plan for oil and gas drilling stirs debate in pristine Colorado wilderness The Denver Post But the Trump administration's proposed sell-off of mineral rights on the eastern slopes of the mountains for possible oil and gas drilling puts locals in a quandary. On one hand ... We are the surface owners on most of the lands and we do own minerals ...
In Colorado, Ballot Initiatives Are Back in Full Force - JD Supra (press release)6/14/2018 3:47:32 PM
JD Supra (press release) In Colorado , Ballot Initiatives Are Back in Full Force JD Supra (press release) The four versions of the initiatives would give local governments authority to regulate certain aspects of surface use and provide them with authority to inspect and monitor oil and gas operations. Recent Colorado cases have held that control of ...
Bridge In Colorado Named One Of 'World's Most Frightening Suspension Bridges' - CBS Denver6/7/2018 11:44:59 AM
CBS Denver Bridge In Colorado Named One Of 'World's Most Frightening Suspension Bridges' CBS Denver But standing on one — coaxing your feet onto a glassy surface suspended above nearly 1,000 feet of air takes some serious spine. Especially in Hunan, home to the world's record-setting glass-floored pedestrian bridge. Hanging between a pair of ... and more »
Ganje: Water and mineral rights workshop - Tri-State Livestock News5/31/2018 1:45:35 AM
Tri-State Livestock News Ganje: Water and mineral rights workshop Tri-State Livestock News Wyoming, Colorado and Montana have addressed the problem. ... An easement is the right to use another property owner's property for a specific purpose whether that be for a pipeline, for a right of way or for the drainage of surface waters. Another ...
Viscount Mining Reports Initial Mineral Resource Estimate for Silver Cliff Property in Colorado - GlobeNewswire (press release)5/30/2018 9:06:02 AM
Viscount Mining Reports Initial Mineral Resource Estimate for Silver Cliff Property in Colorado GlobeNewswire (press release) (TSX-V:VML) (OTCQB:VLMGF) (“Viscount” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce an initial mineral resource estimate prepared by Dr. Gilles Arseneau, Ph.D., P. Geo of Arseneau Consulting Services (“ACS”) in accordance with the Canadian Institute of ...
Voluntary Conservation Practices News ItemsCounterpoint: The Farm Bill Supports Us All - InsideSources5/5/2017 8:45:18 PM
InsideSources Counterpoint: The Farm Bill Supports Us All InsideSources The weather, meanwhile, has brutalized farmers from Colorado to North Carolina and beyond. Congress needs to work deliberately and carefully to ... Voluntary conservation practices have worked, and worked well. Field to Market, a broad-based alliance ... and more »
Survey: Lesser Prairie-Chicken Population Continues to Climb - USDA.gov (press release) (blog)7/7/2015 11:07:21 AM
USDA.gov (press release) (blog) Survey: Lesser Prairie-Chicken Population Continues to Climb USDA.gov (press release) (blog) USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) works with ranchers in Colorado , Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico to make conservation improvements to their land that benefit both the lesser prairie-chicken and the ranching operation. With ... and more »
Oil, gas companies partner with states on lesser prairie chicken habitat - hays Post2/1/2014 10:42:24 AM
hays Post Oil, gas companies partner with states on lesser prairie chicken habitat hays Post This represents the first enrollment in the Lesser Prairie-Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan, developed by the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and state wildlife agencies in Kansas, Colorado , New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas ... and more »