U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Lake Worth - Joel Thomas (1)

Several Area Lakes Closed All Summer Due To High Water, Damage

Even when the water recedes, major repairs may still be required at lake facilities.

06/25/2015

Coppell flooding
Jaime Chavez - CBS11

Coppell Homeowners Prepare Their Homes For A Flood

The creek, which runs behind residential neighborhoods, is still taking in water from an overflowing Lake Grapevine.

06/19/2015

Lake Grapevine now at 562.00 ft. Still rising.
Jennifer Lindgren - CBS11

Floodwaters Creating Headaches For Drivers, Homeowners Along FM 2499

At the Marquis Apartments, complex management left a note with tenants of eminent flooding. Many chose to go ahead and pack up belongings and leave.

06/18/2015

Home along FM 2499 in Flower Mound with floodwaters inside.
Jack Fink - CBS11

Lake Grapevine Invades Homes And Keeps Rising

The city of Flower Mound has warned homeowners about the rising water, but so far everyone is staying put.

06/18/2015

(credit: Arezow Doost/CBSDFW.COM)

Officials Concerned About Trinity River’s Rising Waters

The Trinity River has risen five feet since Monday night; making it more than 35 feet high.

06/17/2015

High lake levels mean parks, marinas and boat ramps will be closed Memorial Day Weekend on Lake Lewisville
Joel Thomas - CBS11

Boaters Can Return To Lewisville Lake Friday

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Fort Worth District will reopen Lewisville Lake to boat traffic on June 5.

06/04/2015

Lake Lewisville
Jack Fink - CBS11

Corps Decides Against Releasing More Water From Lake Lewisville

Lake Lewisville stood at more than 534 feet Tuesday, two feet above flood pool, and 12 feet above what’s normally considered full.

05/26/2015

Park near Lake Lewisville sits under water.
Brian News - CBS11

Lake Lewisville Inches Towards Spillway Crest

Resident: “Obviously my concern is that Lake Lewisville levels will get high enough to get into my house.”

05/24/2015

Grapevine Lake has swallowed picnic tables at Murrell State Park. (credit: Jack Fink/CBSDFW.COM)

Marinas, Restaurants At Lake Grapevine Ready For The Weekend

Business owners along Lake Grapevine plan to make the best of things despite rising water that’s sure to keep people away.

05/22/2015

Lake Lewisville
Jack Fink - CBS11

First Uncontrolled Spill From Lake Lewisville In 8 Years Is Possible

If that happens, it would be only the seventh time since Lewisville Dam was built.

05/21/2015

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

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Engineers Release Flood Waters From Area Lakes After Weeks Of Rain

Residents in and around Collin County are being treated to a sight they haven’t seen in years. Lake Lavon is so full, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is releasing water from the lake to reduce flood risks.

CBSDFW.COM–04/27/2015

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