Pennsylvania State Agency Appeals Fracking Records Request By Legislator
Mealey's (June 18, 2015, 2:44 PM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) on June 19, 2014, filed an appeal in the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court seeking reversal of a decision made by the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records (OOR) that found that a state representative is entitled to certain information regarding the governor’s plans for hydraulic fracturing in the state (Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources v. Greg Vitali, No. N/A, Pa. Cmwlth.).