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Anti-Hydrofracking measure passes the Oneida County Legislature
(WKTV)- A county wide moratorium on hydrofracking was passed the Oneida County Board of Legislators.
There were 21 votes in favor of the measure and five votes against the measure.
The measure will prohibit any shale gas extraction on county owned lands. Earlier this week the board's public works committee passed the measure moving it forward.