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Backyard drilling may be coming soon to a Naples neighborhood; residents fear fracking listen

06/10/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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A Texas-based company has filed an application with the state to drill just outside a residential neighborhood in Naples. People who live in the Golden Gate Estates neighborhood in Collier County want the project moved out of their backyard. Jaime Duran owns the closest home to the proposed oil and natural gas well. He said he and his wife knew nothing of the proposal until they received a letter asking them for household information.

“She told us that they were putting together a conti...


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