New Arlington Heights Flood Debate Surfaces After Problem PersistsYears of frustration, hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage and a new debate about how to fix it.
Fort Worth Officials Mull Plan To Buy Flood-Prone HomesThe City of Fort Worth on Tuesday will be discussing a plan that would put them in the home-buying business. The proposal is for the city to purchase at least a few dozen flood-prone houses in the Arlington Heights neighborhood.
Fort Worth Considers Buying Flood-Prone HomesThe City of Fort Worth is looking into buying a number of homes that are prone to flooding. The idea is to turn those properties into green spaces, allowing water to flow through them without causing serious damage.
Mobile Homes Returning To Louisiana After Deadly FloodingMobile homes will fill front yards across southern Louisiana again, just like after Hurricane Katrina, as federal authorities bring in temporary housing for thousands displaced by catastrophic flooding.
Students March To New Schools In WestStudents marched to a new school complex in West on Wednesday. The Central Texas town was the site of a fertilizer plant explosion in 2013 that killed 15 people. The new complex includes West High School and West Middle School.
More Disaster Recovery Centers Opening In South LouisianaThe Federal Emergency Management Agency is opening additional disaster recovery centers in the Baton Rouge area.
Evacuation Urged In South Louisiana CommunityAuthorities in a community in southern Louisiana are calling for residents to evacuate amid rising waters there.
Louisiana Flooding May Get Worse Before It Gets Better The historic flooding since Friday is responsible for at least seven deaths, and more than 11,000 people are homeless. Thousands of homes are damaged. With flood waters on the move, it may get worse before it gets better.
2 Men Presumed Dead Found Alive In West Virginia FloodingTwo men who were presumed dead when their camper was swept away in rushing waters during the West Virginia floods have been found alive.
Federal Disaster Declaration Granted For Texas CountiesPresident Barack Obama granted Governor Greg Abbott's federal disaster request for assistance in 12 counties that were affected by recent flooding.
Building Codes Require New Schools To Include Tornado Shelters, But Many Won't Have ThemBuilding codes published last year require new schools in North Texas to include tornado shelters
Federal Disaster Declaration Granted For Parker And Houston-Area CountiesParker County was one of the hardest hit areas by floods in North Texas.