Water supply

Texas Geologist: Can't Tie Water Contamination To Gas Drilling The amount of explosive gas tainting a North Texas neighborhood's water supply has increased in recent years, but the state's oil and gas regulator says it can't link the methane to drilling activity nearby,
Oklahoma Town Tries To Rid Water Of WormsBeating the late-summer heat isn't as easy as running to the sink in one northeast Oklahoma town, as residents there are being asked not to drink tap water after red worms were found in the filtering system.
Texas Board Lists Top Water ProjectsTexas water planners facing mounting scrutiny from lawmakers privately drafted an $8 billion list of priority projects for Republican leaders as the state considers ramping up spending to fight a dwindling water supply.
Did Two Day Rain Event Help Lake Levels? This last rain helped our low water supplies, but it left many wanting more.
New $300 Million Pipeline Means Water Rate HikeWater rates could be going up for residents in many North Texas cities and the hike is the result of Zebra Mussels.
Trees Dying As City, State & Neighbors Disagree One North Texas homeowner’s association leader is fighting to preserve the upkeep in her neighborhood. There are dozens of trees along a well known Dallas boulevard that have died and residents say it’s because of city neglect.
Plano Police Want To Procure Your Pills There's a new danger polluting the water supply that you may not be aware of. Prescription medicines have been detected in drinking water because they people aren't properly disposing of them.
Red Cross: Put Together A Disaster Supply KitThe Red Cross is urging North Texans to be prepared when storms roll through. Red Cross spokeswoman Anita Foster recommends that everyone put together a disaster supply kit ahead of time.
Area Water Restrictions Remain Despite RainNow that some areas in the region saw more than four inches of rain during Monday’s storms, will the North Texas Municipal Water District lift its water restrictions?