A temporary restraining order (TRO) has been issued preventing the City from releasing any permits related to GAS10-004. The City and the City Attorney’s office received the order on Thursday, April 14, 2011, and since that time no permits have been released by the City. The only permit related to GAS10-004 issued to date has been a tree protection permit.
The City’s legal representative will appear at the scheduled April 27th hearing in Tarrant County District Court. No permits related to GAS10-004 will be released until the TRO has been resolved.
For more information about gas drilling in the City of Southlake, please visit http://www.CityofSouthlake.com/GasDrillinginSouthlake.