Oil & Gas

Oil and gas is a top priority in the Town of Erie. We continue to work together and establish those priorities with Town staff, residents, legal teams, experts and professionals, other municipalities, the State, and the oil and gas industry as we protect Erie’s health and safety.

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Public health info
air quality monitoring

News and Updates

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February 11, 2020 Oil and Gas Q&A /Listening Session
The Town hosted Question & Answer/Listening Session in partnership with the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) and the Weld County Oil and Gas Energy Department. The Mae J site is located east of Colliers Boulevard and north of Weld County Road 10. 

Watch the Oil and Gas Q&A/Listening Session
View the news release

Materials shared by Occidental (the Mae J Well Site Operator):
Occidental Fact Sheet
Yellowhammer and Papa Jo well sites notice


The Town of Erie is committed to providing responsive and effective leadership by supporting an open, transparent, and accountable government.

State Agencies with Jurisdiction

Note The Local Government Designee is notified by the State anytime a permit for oil and gas activity is requested within the Town of Erie.