fracking Protect Monterey County Files Appeal To Measure Z Ruling By Krista Almanzan • Mar 28, 2018 Greta Mart @ KCBX Listen Listening... / 1:39 Monterey County’s voter approved fracking ban will go back to court on appeal. Inside The Courtroom Of The Measure Z Trial By Erika Mahoney • Nov 15, 2017 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 4:22 Thursday PM Update: The first phase of the trial over Monterey County’s voter-approved fracking ban wrapped up Thursday afternoon. Judge Thomas Wills has 90 days to make a decision. Measure Z: Beyond the Fracking Ban By Krista Almanzan • Nov 3, 2016 Krista Almanzan Listen Listening... / 4:58 Stefanie Krantz and David Moen walk a tightly packed New Monterey neighborhood with a map and list of likely voters. They’re volunteers for the group, Protect Monterey County, which is behind the Yes on Z campaign.