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All Lanes Of FM 2499 Have Reopened

Good news for North Texas drivers this Thursday! All of the southbound lanes of FM 2499 in Grapevine and Flower Mound are now open.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2015

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TxDOT Expects FM 2499 To Re-Open Wednesday Evening

There is good news for those who use FM 2499 in Grapevine and Flower Mound — there could soon be a shorter commute for tens of thousands of drivers.

06/24/2015

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Businesses On Area Lakes Making Flooding Adjustments

Dealing with days of rain and flooding means making adjustments for people who do business along North Texas lakes.

CBSDFW.COM–06/22/2015

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1,000 Homes In Texas County Destroyed Or Damaged By Flooding

Emergency management officials say more than 1,000 homes in one Central Texas county were either damaged or destroyed in the Memorial Day weekend flooding.

06/22/2015

Grapevine Lake covering FM 2499 (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

FM 2499 Could Be Closed Longer Than Expected

A major road in Grapevine could be shut down for longer than expected. FM 2499 has been closed for several days, causing massive traffic headaches near the Grapevine Mills Mall.

06/22/2015

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Flooding Closes Interstate-30 East Of Dallas

Floodwaters forced State Troopers on Sunday to shut down all westbound lanes of Interstate-30, east of Royse City near FM 1565, for several hours.

06/22/2015

Josephine City Hall, June 21, 2015

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Homes Flooded: People, Animals Rescued After Heavy Rain In Collin County

As heavy rain kept coming down in eastern Collin County, area creeks kept rising. The Josephine Fire Department says their city received eight inches of rain in just four hours Sunday morning. Firefighters rescued 12 people and 28 animals from the high water.

06/21/2015

Hunt County, June 21, 2015

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Sunday Flooding Hits Hunt, Collin, Rockwall Counties Hard

Sunday marked heavy rain, highway closures, flooding, and road damage across Hunt, Collin, and Rockwall Counties. The downpour hit up to 6 inches in some areas.

06/21/2015

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Collin County Residents Blame Poor Drainage From Construction On Flooding

Kathy Coleman says she says flood waters became an unexpected house guest on this Father’s Day… The Lavon resident who lives on Lake Road near SH 78, says it only took 30 minutes for water to fill her front and backyards, then eventually inside the front of her house.

06/21/2015

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Rain Floods Roads, Collapses Hunt County Bridge

Rains that swept through North Texas caused flooding that closed some roads, seeped into homes, and caused the collapse of a bridge in Hunt County after 3 to 6 inches of rain fell across the already-saturated area Sunday.

06/21/2015

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Coppell Residents Wake Up To Denton Creek In Their Yards

Rain has died down in Texas — and yet flooding continued early Saturday. Hundreds of residents in Coppell woke up to see Denton Creek in their own front and back yards. The flooding is due to the fallout from Tropical Storm Bill — its rain caused Lake Grapevine to overflow into the creek at a rapid rate.

06/20/2015

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Coppell Homeowners Prepare Their Homes For A Flood

The creek, which runs behind residential neighborhoods, is still taking in water from an overflowing Lake Grapevine.

06/19/2015

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