North Texas Municipal Water District

The dry banks of a river are pictured on July 14, 2010. (credit: ROBERT MICHAEL/AFP/Getty Images)

2012 Could Bring Harshest Water Restrictions

No landscape watering. No permits for new swimming pools. That could be the reality for thousands of North Texans in 2012.

12/29/2011

Rescue crews in Fairview worked to recover two people from a sewer trench on November 3, 2011. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Body Of 2nd Fairview Sewer Line Accident Victim Found

Just after the lunch hour officials in the Town of Fairview confirmed that the second victim of a sewer line accident had been found.

11/04/2011

Rescue crews in Fairview worked to recover two people from a sewer trench on November 3, 2011. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

1 Dead, 1 Missing After Collin Co. Sewer Line Accident

An accident in Collin County has left one worker dead and rescuers searching for another man. Initially, fire departments were called to the 200 block of Dumont Court, in Fairview, to rescue two unconscious utility workers.

11/03/2011

A sprinkler waters a lawn. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Not All North Texas Cities Following Water Restrictions

For the next six months, all 13 cities within the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) are now under Stage 3 water restrictions. But not all the cities are complying with the recommendations.

11/01/2011

Dry Sprinkler

North Texans Could Face Even Tighter Water Restrictions

There is no sign of the Texas drought ending. And North Texas water officials plan to consider tightening local water restrictions even further.

09/22/2011

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