Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Meeting for South Lakes Park Neighborhoods

Thanks to the leadership of Rhonda Love, DAG has organized a meeting to discuss the fracking near South Lakes Park. Here is the info:


Come and learn about the gas drilling which is being conducted by EagleRidge Energy in our area.

Thursday, January 23, 2014    7-8:30PM

Denia Park Recreation Center, Room B

1001 Parvin Street


Fracking, the process of removing natural gas from shale, has begun on Acme Brick property near South Lakes Park, residences, schools, public areas, and businesses. This gas extraction process is accompanied by noise and pollution.


If you have any concerns, document the dates and times about noise, lights, chemicals, odor, dust, traffic, and any other problems, and call these numbers:                                          


Darren Groth, Denton Gas Well Administrator



          Joey Hawkins, City Council Representative for District 4




Some people experience health problems such as headaches, sore throat, nose bleeding, rashes, dizziness, fatigue, respiratory distress, burning eyes, etc. If you do experience health problems, then keep a health log detailing symptoms, date and time of day when experienced, intensity and duration of symptoms.


Please call Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) at 1-888-777-3186 and file a complaint. They MUST respond to your call and can do air and water testing. Make a note of the date and time of your call and when they respond.


The EagleRidge contact is Mark Grawe, VP and Chief of Operations. 1-214-295-6704


You can contact other concerned citizens through this email:

And, for more information on citizens' concerns about gas drilling in Denton, please visit:  

1 comment:

  1. Don't bother with Darren Groth. He never returns a call. If you want information, everything is being sent from Lindsey Baker. Call her at 940.349.8234, she is the City's official spokesperson and is the only one giving any details. I don't know why they even hired Groth.