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Austin Panel Set To Consider Water Fluoridation Proposal

Austin officials are set to consider a water fluoridation proposal from a city councilman, who wants the practice to end by December.

08/17/2015

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Where Has Your Water Been? Don’t Get Sick Staying Safe In The Heat

In spite of the dangerously hot weather, the vast majority of North Texans Monday were heeding warnings to take the heat seriously.

CBS 11–08/10/2015

Renner closure

Drivers Need To Prepare For 2-Week Road Closure In Richardson

For the next two weeks, up to two lanes of Renner Road in Richardson will be closed. At any given time workers will have one or two lanes of eastbound Renner Road closed so that a faulty water valve can be replaced.

CBSDFW.COM–08/10/2015

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North Texas City Drops Toilet Water Reuse Project

A North Texas city has stopped using treated toilet water to supplement its water supply after a catastrophic drought was followed by heavy springtime rains.

07/27/2015

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Texas Officials Approve $3.9B For Water Projects

The Texas Water Development Board agreed on the funding Thursday. The money is meant for 32 projects spread over 10 years, with $1 billion being disbursed this year.

07/23/2015

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Texas Officials To Vote On $1B For Water Projects

State officials will vote later this week on approving $1 billion in loans and financial help to fund future water projects across Texas.

07/21/2015

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Legionella Bacteria Found At North Texas VA Facility

Water samples taken at the VA North Texas facility in Bonham have tested positive for legionella bacteria. The bacteria was detected in the community living center at the Sam Rayburn Memorial Veterans Center.

CBS 11–07/17/2015

North Texas Lake Openings & Access

Officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers say while most waterways are open, lake visitors will need to do their homework to find out if there is access to parks, boat ramps, marinas and recreational facilities.

07/03/2015

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Spike In Accidental Child Drownings Seen As Epidemic

Halfway through the deadliest time of the year for drownings, at least 11 children have died in the region, and dozens more have been hospitalized.

07/02/2015

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Crews Continue Work On Dallas Water Main Break

Some families in a northwest Dallas neighborhood woke up without water on Thursday morning because of a water main break on Wednesday night.

07/02/2015

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Fulhum Mineral Water

The bottled water industry serves up over 10 billion gallons annually. There is a new brand being bottled right there in North Texas and JD Ryan is Around Town with why this one is truly different.

06/25/2015

Lake Lewisville flood

Flood Protection Lakes At Risk Of Flowing Over

Today’s projected rainfall will flow into already waterlogged reservoirs that protect our larger cities.

06/16/2015

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