On Friday, November 15th, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) released their first draft of the rules that will regulate hydraulic fracturing here in Illinois (found here).
IDNR is holding its first public hearing on these rules tomorrow:
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
6:30pm-8:30pm (Doors open at 5:30pm)
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
726 S. Halsted Street, Student Center East, Room 302
Chicago, IL 60607
Info from the Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources about Illinois fracking policy and public hearings can be found here.
If you can’t make the meeting but have something to say,fill out the online comment form about the proposed Hydraulic Fracking Regulatory Act at the Illinois DNR’s site here.