Fort Worth Cited For Not Disinfecting Drinking WaterFort Worth says its water department's been cited for failing to adequately treat some of its drinking water for a 21-hour period last week.
Slow City Response Results In 92-Year-Old Hit With Huge Water BillA pipe, in the lawn of a 92-year-old North Texas woman, bursts and help doesn't come for hours. The repair is finally made, but the elderly woman is stuck with a huge water bill!
Residents Planting Lawns To Survive Drought & Water RestrictionsThis year many North Texans are looking for landscaping that will not only survive a drought, but also water restrictions.
Conservation Working, But Water Department Rates Still RisingConservation efforts are paying off and water usage is down in Fort Worth. But as people use less water, the city is considering raising rates to cover water department operating costs.
North Texas City Considering Making Water Restrictions PermanentLast summer North Texans were asked to make water concessions because of the drought, now at least one city is considering making some watering restrictions permanent.
North Texans Could Face Winter Watering RestrictionsMost people associate the implementation of watering restrictions with the summer months, but the orders can be put in place any time drought is problem – and North Texas is having that problem now.
Lake Worth Dredging StartsFort Worth is trying to dig Lake Worth out of a problem. The problem is having a whole lot of water in the lake but not much you can do with it for fun, like boating.
Fort Worth Water Main Break Damages Church & HomesA 16-inch water main break Wednesday morning caused damage to The Community of Hope Luthern Church and four homes nearby.
North Texas Cities Draining Water Tanks During DroughtWith parts of North Texas in Stage-3 water restrictions it might seem counter-intuitive for local water utilities to intentionally flush water “down the drain”… but that’s exactly what some are doing.
Main Break Sends Water Shooting From Fort Worth StreetA water main break a block from Interstate 30 near Alta Mere froze traffic and sent water gushing through the pavement and into the air Friday.