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Snow & Ice Response Busting City Budgets

While the temperatures rise and fall in North Texas this winter, the one thing that has remained constant is the sky-high bill to pay for the state’s storm response.

CBS 11–02/10/2014

CBS 11

State Not Chipping In To Help With ‘Icemageddon’ Bills

More cold weather is headed this way, but cities across North Texas are hoping ice and snow will stay away. December’s ice storm racked up huge bills and now many municipalities are just now finding out the state won’t be chipping in.

CBSDFW.COM–02/04/2014

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Icy Bridges Cause Pileups On North Texas Roads

The Texas Department of Transportation prepared for potential ice and sleet Sunday, by pre-treating roads on the north side of the DFW Metroplex.

02/02/2014

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DeSoto ISD To Use Presidents’ Day To Make Up For Ice Storm Closures

The DeSoto Independent School District announced Saturday that students will not have Presidents’ Day off.

02/01/2014

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Ice Storm Plan Paid Off For Fort Worth Medical Emergencies

A combination of planning and improvisation left Fort Worth emergency crews with a template for better responding to icy weather that other cities may follow.

CBS 11–12/12/2013

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Ice Storm Cost Fort Worth $350K, According To Early Estimates

As Fort Worth thaws out, city workers are trying to figure out just how much combating the ice cost the city. From sand truck drivers to the actual sand itself, 90+ hours of ice adds up.

CBS 11–12/11/2013

CBS 11

Insurance Claims Rolling In As Ice Melts

Insurance companies are adding up the damage from the ice storm, and much of the damage remains to be seen, according to the Insurance Council of Texas.

12/10/2013

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Ice Storm Remnants Still Snarling Traffic; Power Outages Persist

Snow and bitter cold snarled traffic and prompted another 1,650 U.S. flight cancellations nationwide on Monday, and some 15,000 North Texans were still without power after January-like weather barged in a month early.

12/09/2013

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Ice Storm Strands Fort Worth Students In Nation’s Capitol

A two-day trip to the nation’s capitol turned into an extended trip of a lifetime for some Fort Worth 8th graders.

CBS 11–12/09/2013

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More Than 161,000 North Texans Remain Without Power

A lot of North Texans were still without electricity Friday night. And that means no heat for residents as temperatures continue getting colder.

CBSDFW.COM–12/06/2013

Frank Crowley Courthouse (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Dallas County Offices Closed Friday To Public & Most Employees

Officials with Dallas County have decided to close all courts and county offices to the public tomorrow, December 6.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2013

This would have been okay on Christmas, but nobody dreams of a White February. (credit: Doug Phillips)

Winter Weather: The Latest

Here’s the latest information on the winter weather pounding DFW. We’ll update it throughout the day.

02/04/2011