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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

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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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Lake Lavon Slowly Inching Toward An Emergency Release

An emergency water release at Lake Lavon seems likely, yet may not be as imminent as earlier feared.

CBS 11–06/17/2015

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Worst Of North Texas Flooding Expected In A Day Or So

With all the rain, local, state and federal officials have been keeping a mindful eye on North Texas rivers and lakes.

CBSDFW.COM–06/17/2015

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Flood Protection Lakes At Risk Of Flowing Over

Today’s projected rainfall will flow into already waterlogged reservoirs that protect our larger cities.

06/16/2015

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Texas Faces Drought Danger Amid Population Boom

Amid record-shattering rainfalls and flooding, it’s hard for Texans to think of something like a drought. The fact, however, remains: It will be a problem in the near future. Planners speculate that with Texas’ booming population, preparation for a drought it something we should be taking more action on.

06/14/2015

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Did Rainy Weather Cause A Town Home Roof To Collapse?

A structural engineer on site has determined that most of the building is safe.

06/12/2015

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Floodwater Remains At Dallas Parks & Golf Courses

The record rains may have gone but floodwater still remains, especially along the Trinity River in Dallas County.

CBS 11–06/11/2015

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North Texas Flooding Sparks Concerns About Zebra Mussels

Another problem from the record rains and lake flooding North Texans are seeing, is what experts believe will be a wide spread problem with zebra mussel infestation.

06/01/2015

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Flood Closes Loop 12 & I-30 For A Week

State highway officials now warn commuters that the traffic headache on Loop 12 underneath Interstate 30, just west of downtown Dallas could continue for several days.

05/29/2015

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Another Round Of Rain Brings More Serious Flooding In Texas

Floodwaters submerged Texas highways and threatened more homes Friday after another round of heavy rain added to the damage inflicted by storms that have killed at least 20 people and left 14 missing.

05/29/2015

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