Texas lawmakers are expected to begin public hearings on a proposed $2 billion fund to finance water projects across the state.
The state climatologist says Texas continues to experience a serious shortage of rainfall and is on track to experience the second-worst drought on record.
After decades of dire warnings about Texas’ growing demand for water, the state’s leaders are getting serious about funding the State Water Plan.
If it fills up, Lake Ralph Hall is supposed to fill Denton County’s water needs.
This last rain helped our low water supplies, but it left many wanting more.
The 83rd Texas Legislature has convened for its 140-day regular session where it will tackle the state budget, students testing, water issues, health care and hundreds of proposed new laws.
Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst said, with the state’s population set to double in the next 40 or 50 years, it is time to tap the Rainy Day Fund, which could be nearly $12 billion by 2015.
City leaders in Arlington will talk Tuesday about the possibility of starting an emergency water management plan in the near future.
The nation’s highest court decided Friday to hear the lawsuit filed by the Tarrant Regional Water District. Among other things, the lawsuit sought authorization to transfer Oklahoma stream and surface water to Fort Worth, Arlington and surrounding communities.
After years of chatter, water appears to have finally percolated to the top of the Texas Legislature’s agenda.
UNT is known as the Mean Green, and there is a lot more to that moniker than you might realize. The school’s new football stadium is really green, and not just on the field’s turf.
The $71 million budget includes increases to water and trash pick up rates for residents.
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