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Water gushes from the Lake Ray Roberts spillway. May 12, 2015 (Image CBSDFW.COM)

Corps Of Engineers Changes Course To Avoid Flooding Homes

2,000 cubic feet of water is being let out of the Lake Ray Roberts dam every second.

05/12/2015

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Officials Delay Denton Floodgate Plan

Homeowners in Denton County have been warned to be ready to evacuate on Tuesday after possible flooding along the Elm Fork of the Trinity River.

05/12/2015

Lewisville Lake (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Area Lakes Used As Reservoirs To Control Potential Flooding

Area lake levels have risen from recent heavy downpours. But has the potential for flooding increased, too?

05/08/2015

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Fort Worth Crew Rescues Stranded ATV Riders

Fort Worth authorities have rescued two men who became stranded after trying to cross a river on their all-terrain vehicles.

04/24/2015

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Accusations Fly At Dallas City Hall Over Trinity Toll Road Project

More than a decade in the making and construction hasn’t even started on the voter-approved Trinity toll road in Dallas.

03/25/2015

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Body Found Inside Submerged Truck In Trinity River

Firefighters found a truck with a body inside beneath the murky waters of the Trinity River Tuesday evening.

01/20/2015

Trinity River Low

Trinity River Reduced To Trickle For Toll Road Construction

It’s a startling sight for visitors to Fort Worth’s Trinity Park. The Trinity River is all but gone.

08/04/2014

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Wetland Water Re-Use Project Saving North Texans Millions

In the middle of extreme drought, fresh water is pouring into Richland Chambers reservoir near Corsicana. It’s more than 60-million gallons per day, enough to supply more than 350,000 people in North Texas.

CBS 11–06/24/2014

Continental-Bridge

Continental Bridge To Open Sunday

After almost a year of construction the brand new Continental Bridge and West Dallas Gateway is opening it’s doors to the public this weekend.

06/13/2014

Chopper 11 Photo of the Columbia Packing Company in Dallas

Felony Counts Dropped Against Dallas Slaughterhouse Exec

Prosecutors have dropped felony charges against a Dallas slaughterhouse and one of its executives that arose from the dumping of pig’s blood into a creek along the Trinity River near the slaughterhouse.

05/06/2014

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City Council Approves $3.2 Million For Trinity River Cleanup

How much is scenic beauty worth? Can a price be put on it? The Dallas City Council has put a price of $3.2 million on the cleanup of one of its scenic gems — the Trinity River.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

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Steel Plant Builds Dallas Bridge Arches

A steel plant is building two giant arches that will tower nearly 300 feet over a Dallas river. The arches are part of the new Margaret McDermott Bridge over the Trinity River.

01/03/2014

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