Dryden, NY’s victory sets a statewide precedent upholding the rights of local communities to use their zoning powers to ban or limit fracking.

New York state’s highest court has ruled cities and towns can block fracking inside their borders.

Read more: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-06-30/fracking-in-new-york-faces-death-by-a-thousand-local-bans