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CBS 11 I-Team Looks At What’s In Your Water Tower

You most likely don’t know Ron Perrin. But next time you pour a glass of tap water, you might consider giving him and his crew a toast. Why? Because they work to keep your water clean.

CBS 11–11/19/2014

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Plano Flushes Out Fire Hydrants Despite Water Restrictions

Water flowed freely from Plano fire hydrants Thursday in an effort to improve quality despite the city’s Stage 3 Water Restrictions.

07/17/2014

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Irving Officer Inhales Chlorine Gas Fumes

A police officer from Irving had to be hospitalized Tuesday night after a hazardous materials spill at a carpet cleaning company.

08/08/2012

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Vandals Spike Chlorine Level At Parker Co. Water Plant

The only reason your skin would burn while taking a shower is if the water were scalding hot, right? Not if you live in rural Parker County!

KRLD–02/08/2011

Study: Pool Chemicals Could Be Risky

Swimming may be great exercise, but the chemicals used to disinfect indoor pools may be putting swimmers at risk.

09/13/2010