Dallas Water Utilities

Southside Waste Water Treatment Plant in Dallas (Jennifer Lindgren - CBS11)

Dallas Waste Water Treatment Plant Turning You-Know-What Into Electricity

The Southside Waste Water Treatment Plant receives and cleans about 50 million gallons of dirty water a day.

08/14/2015

Water main break in Dallas blamed on extreme heat.
(Andrea Lucia - CBS11)

Extreme Heat Blamed For 11 Dallas Water Main Breaks

Five of the water main breaks were within half a mile of each other in Oak Cliff.

08/06/2015

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Crews Continue Work On Dallas Water Main Break

Some families in a northwest Dallas neighborhood woke up without water on Thursday morning because of a water main break on Wednesday night.

07/02/2015

File photo of a water pipeline in a trench. (credit: Getty Images/Ross Land)

Tarrant Water Board Approves Pipeline Deal

The Tarrant Regional Water District board on Tuesday approved a nearly $93 million construction contract as part of a pipeline project to transport water from East Texas.

03/19/2014

(Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Plano Golf Course Allegedly Stealing Water From City Of Dallas

Has Prestonwood Country Club been stealing water from the city of Dallas since 1986 – in order to water it’s Hills Golf Course in Plano?

02/13/2014

Winterize sprinklers

Tarrant County Stage 2 Water Restrictions Possible, Despite Lower Demand

As we hit the traditional end of summer, North Texas’ water resources seem to be holding their own despite hot weather demands.

CBS 11–08/27/2013

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Crews Working To Repair Dallas Water Main Break

Dallas Water Utilities are working to repair a water main break in the 9900 block of Marsh Lane, near Walnut Hill Lane, impacting traffic in the north and southbound lanes.

CBS 11–06/24/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Water Main Break Floods I-35 Service Road

A water main break in the medical district, along the Stemmons Freeway near Inwood, turned a service road into a raging river.

11/14/2012

(credit: Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP/Getty Images)

Free State Fair Ticket If You “Cease The Grease”

The City of Dallas is offering residents a free ticket to the State Fair of Texas, as long as you you don’t mind a little grease.

09/10/2012

(credit: City of Dallas Facebook page)

24-Inch Water Pipe Burst Closes Dallas Street

A water main break in Dallas released enough water to stop traffic and close one street for at least a day.

06/06/2012

Water drops out of a tap. (credit: Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Water Restrictions Ahead For Dallas

The impact of the devastating drought is still being felt in North Texas, where watering restrictions continue.

11/11/2011

(credit: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas Council May Update City’s Long-Term Water Plan

Water availability is on the minds of the City Council: During Wednesday’s briefing, they’ll begin looking at updating the city’s long-range water plans with new reservoirs and conservation efforts.

10/31/2011

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