Joe Pool Lake
Officials in Grand Prairie are warning that smoke could make driving hazardous on some major highways because of a prescribed burn at a park.
For “city-folk,” camping seems like a romantic way to get away from their cell phones and back to nature. So, why don’t you do it more often?
After an initial report by CBS 11 Wednesday night about Grand Prairie’s concerns over drilling at Joe Pool Lake, we discovered the City of Dallas has also been notified.
On one side of the Joe Pool Dam lies the lake. On the other lives Rosemary Reed. “You can see the line of the dam,” she says pointing over her fence in Grand Prairie’s Westchester neighborhood.
Texas is dealing with a drought, and while residents are asked to conserve water, Chesapeake Energy is using millions of gallons for fracking.
Police have recovered the bodies of a boy and a man who were not wearing life jackets while riding a personal watercraft at Joe Pool Lake.