Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

Heavy Rain Causing North Texas Sewers To OverflowMultiple cities across the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex are reporting sanitary sewer overflows.
Kemp Residents Advised To Boil Water Before DrinkingThere's been a 10-inch main water line break, according to a notice on the city's website.
Unauthorized Discharge at South Mesquite Regional Wastewater Treatment FacilityPeople using private drinking water supply wells located within half-mile of the spill site or within the potentially affected area should use only water that has been distilled or boiled.
Group: UNT Smog Study Shows Health Risks & Need For Air Quality ControlsAn environmental activist group says a new air quality study should be enough to prompt coal-burning power plants in North Texas to install new air controls and reduce pollution.
Dangerous Dams In North Texas? Some Don’t Have Emergency Action PlansThe bigger lakes have huge dams. All regulated and inspected. All declared safe with the proper paperwork on file. But its the smaller ones that can also put property at risk.
Texas Faces Less Stringent Goals In Final Clean Power PlanTexas faces a less stringent mandate under the final version of a federal plan to reduce power plants' greenhouse gas emissions.
Pipeline Break Spills 100k Gallons Of Wastewater In Grand PrairieCrews are making repairs and cleaning up after the heavy rains caused a sewer line to burst on Hardy Road in Grand Prairie.
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.
After Explosion, Some In Milford Concerned About Air QualityDeputies are keeping residents out of the town of Milford. Roadblocks are up at every entrance -- on the other side environmental agencies are busy testing air quality. Workers told CBS 11 News crew’s initial tests show the air is not toxic.
Electrical Malfunction Causes Massive Sewage Spill In WestlakeAn electrical malfunction at a sewer lift station opened the flood gates to a massive sewage spill in Westlake and nearby Trophy Club.
Greenville Residents Fearful Of Proposed Fertilizer Mixing PlantA proposed fertilizer mixing plant near downtown Greenville has city leaders asking questions—and many residents voicing concerns.
Students In West Looking Forward To Fresh StartWest ISD has spent the past weeks scrambling to provide classroom space to replace the three schools damaged in April's chemical plant explosion. And now, a sprawling maze of tan portable buildings surrounds the damaged frame of the old intermediate school.
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