Bob Macey http://wesa.fm en Macey: Fracking, Working with New Mayor on County Council Agenda http://wesa.fm/post/macey-fracking-working-new-mayor-county-council-agenda <p>Democrats retained control of Allegheny County Council in Tuesday's election, but they did lose one seat (District 3) and now have a 10-5 majority.</p><p>County Councilman Bob Macey (D-9) won another four-year term and is looking ahead to issues in the upcoming year, including fracking on county property and building a relationship with Pittsburgh's mayor-elect Bill Peduto.</p><p>Macey said the decision to drill for natural gas on Allegheny Airport property is a great chance to observe the benefits fracking could bring to the region.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 20:44:00 +0000 Haldan Kirsch 19384 at http://wesa.fm