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BMP ID: 12199
Title: COGCC Rule 802 on noise abatement
Text: "31. Noise Mitigation... The Operator shall comply with all provisions of COGCC Rule 802 on Noise Abatement with respect to the Well Sites; provided, however, that the Operator and City agree that the maximum permissible noise levels to be applied under Rule 802 shall be, other than during pad construction at the Well Sites, the greater of (i) the levels set forth for the land use type of "Residential/Agricultural/Rural" under Rule 802 if measurements are taken at 1,000 feet from the sound walls at the Well Site and (ii) 4 dB(A) higher than baseline ambient sound measured at 1,000 feet from the sound walls at the Well Site."
Source Publication Name: Amended and Restated Oil and Gas Operator Agreement, City and County of Broomfield and Extraction, 2017; Exhibit B. Best Management Practices for Well Sites and New Wells at Well Sites
Citation Section:
Citation Page: 17
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: City and County of Broomfield
One DesCombes Drive
Broomfield, CO  80020  USA
Phone:(303)438-6300     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Alternate Contact: Eric Christ
Extraction Oil and Gas, Inc.
370 17th Street, Suite 5300
Denver, CO  80202  U.S.A.
Phone:     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Categories: Noise
Location: Colorado
Vegetation Types:
• Suburban / urban
General Comments: Local Government - Operator MOU
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Date Entered: 2018-02-19 16:14 UTC
Last Updated: 2018-02-19 16:14 UTC