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Energy & Environment Symposium - Oil and Gas Education for Local Government

Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 2:00 PM

Note: As of March 21st, the Wednesday Keynote Lunch Table Seating is sold out! We will accommodate you with a lunch in a seat at perimeter of the room or but you will not have a seat at a table for the Wednesday Keynote Luncheon session as well as the presentations immediately prior to and possibly just after lunch. All other events/meals have table seating space remaining. If you would like to be invoiced or pay with a check click on the "Payment options" link during registration   Be sure to book your hotel room ASAP before they sell out! Recommended hotels within 1/2 mile of venue   Comfort Inn & Suites, 301 7th St S, Rifle, CO 81650 Rifle, CO 81650 This hotel was refurbished throughout in January and is located 1/2 mile from the symposium venue. Special group rate for Symposium is $71.99 per night.To receive this special rate call hotel  at 970-625-9912 and indicate you are reserving a room for "Energy Symposium" at the $71.99 rate Rate available April 17, 18 & 19, 2018.   Hampton Inn & Suites ,  499 Airport Road, Rifle, CO 81650 Current rate for Symposium is $139 per night with a 2 night minimum (previously advertised $74 rooms are sold out).To receive this rate call hotel  at 970-625-1500 and identify that you are attending "EESymposium". Rate available April 17, 18 & 19, 2018. These rooms were nearly sold out as of Feb 23rd so hurry if you prefer the Hampton Inn which is a a short walk across the parking lot from the symposium venue ATTENTION   The Symposium program is planned for State and local elected officials, city and county managers, planners and finance officers, oil and gas specialists─and those who work with or regulate the energy industry on behalf of local governments. As state and local government officials we all know oil and gas development is an important part of Colorado's economy. Garfield County and the Unconventional Energy Center at Colorado Mesa University present this symposium to enhance your knowledge of topics common to local governments navigating oil and gas extraction act. This learning event will provide an opportunity for open dialog with your peers about managing financial, social, environmental and land use planning issues surrounding oil and gas operations.       Experience the Western Slope during your trip to the Symposium!   Rifle, Colorado Rifle is where the old west meets the new west. Rich with western heritage and history, many downtown businesses are located within historical buildings dating back to the 1900’s. Plan to do some local sightseeing; spring is a beautiful time on the Western Slope. Learn more about area recreational opportunities at the Rifle Chamber of Commerce: www.riflechamber.com/ Glenwood Springs, Colorado Glenwood Springs is home to both exciting and relaxing options for visitors, including the Glenwood Hot Springs, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, Yampah Spa and Vapor Caves and Hanging Lake. Plan to attend and enjoy the beautiful Colorado springtime. Learn more about area recreational opportunities at the Glenwood Chamber: www.glenwoodchamber.com/ Have questions about registering for the Energy & Environment Symposium? Click here to contact Garfield County or call us at 970-625-5905

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Rifle, CO 81650

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