Coast Guard Closes Neches River After Oil SpillThe Coast Guard Captain of the Port closed a section of the Neches River Saturday after a pipeline at the Jefferson Energy Terminal released an estimated 880 gallons of Eagle Ford crude oil into the river.
Environmental Group Warns Of Arsenic-Laced Water In TexasThe Washington, D.C.-based Environmental Integrity Project analyzed more than a decade of Texas data that showed about 51,000 people in 34 of those communities have been exposed to contaminated drinking water for at least a decade, many at levels several times higher than the arsenic limit.
Water May Taste Funny In Murphy And Sachse Next MonthSasche and Murphy's water supplier, the North Texas Municipal Water District, is conducting chlorine maintenance on its water delivery system that happens every winter.
Public Hearing Is Last Chance To Voice Opinions On DFW Clean Air PlanA public hearing being held tonight in Arlington is the last chance for people to voice their opinions on the state's clean air plan for the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
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.