Now it becomes personal. Sucks for you too.
Dallas mulls plan to drill first Barnett Shale well in city
Actually, I hear they are already drilling on the edge of Dallas and the Audubon has leased their minerals.
Dallas is considering an application for permit to drill for natural gas
at a city-owned site on the western edge of town, which, if approved, would
usher in the first Barnett Shale drilling in the northern Texas city.
Fort Worth, Texas-based XTO Energy submitted a request for a specific-use
permit for a gas well on May 25, city spokesman Frank Librio said late Monday.
Here’s a preview of the XTO Dog and Pony Show.