Water Restrictions May Extend Past October For SomeHomeowners in the North Texas Municipal Water District face another long, even drier summer. Water district officials want to extend the current once-every-two-weeks restrictions through Halloween.
Water Conservation Crucial As North Texas Enters Extreme DroughtAs North Texas faces its third driest winter and summer since record keeping began, cities are urging residents to conserve water----with very differing approaches.
Conservation Working, But Water Department Rates Still RisingConservation efforts are paying off and water usage is down in Fort Worth. But as people use less water, the city is considering raising rates to cover water department operating costs.
Texas Parks & Wildlife Boosts Water ConservationTexas Parks & Wildlife is launching a campaign to promote water conservation this summer. Country-rock musician Kevin Fowler made a video that has started airing across the state.
Texas A&M AgriLife Offers Water Education Website The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has launched a water education network as a one-stop online source on quality, conservation and management.
North Texas Cities Draining Water Tanks During DroughtWith parts of North Texas in Stage-3 water restrictions it might seem counter-intuitive for local water utilities to intentionally flush water “down the drain”… but that’s exactly what some are doing.
Texas Voters Approve 7 Constitutional AmendmentsTexas voters approved seven constitutional amendments on Tuesday, which will allow new cooperation between cities and counties.
Texas Congressman a Top Water User Despite DroughtTexans across the state are being asked to conserve water. But at least one elected leader does not appear to be doing his part.