Just As The Lights Come Back On For Most Of Texas Water Woes Rise In The State & Across The SouthHundreds of thousands of North Texans who lost power for days after deadly winter weather overwhelmed the electric grid now have it back, but the crisis is far from over because many people in the state, and across the South, lack safe drinking water.
US Needs To Brace Itself For More Deadly Storms, Experts SayThe deadly winter storms that knocked out power for millions in Texas and other states have exceeded the worst-case scenarios of many U.S. utilities.
City Of Richardson Asking Residents To Conserve Water, Arlington Issues Boil Water OrdersThe City of Richardson is asking customers to use water efficiently after community and social media rumors about tap water availability caused some residents to unnecessarily fill bathtubs and buckets.
Arlington Joins North North Texas Cities Issuing Boil Water Orders, After Water Main Breaks & Low Pressure Issues As if there weren't enough to worry about with hazardous driving conditions and power outages across North Texas -- the water situation in many communities has actually worsened.
Fort Worth Extends Boil Water Notice To Northern Third Of City, Will Last Until WednesdayFort Worth is extending its boil water notice due to rolling power outages impacting the city’s ability to treat and move water to customers.
Thousands Of Fort Worth Residents Under Boil Water Notice Due To Plant Losing PowerThousands of residents in Fort Worth were issued a boil water notice Monday due to a water treatment plant experiencing multiple power outages.
Water In Texas City Where Brain-Eating Amoeba Killed 6-Year-Old Josiah McIntyre Now Safe To DrinkWeeks after a brain-eating amoeba killed 6-year-old Josiah McIntyre a boil-water notice was issued for the city of Lake Jackson, Texas -- on Tuesday the tap water was deemed safe and that order was lifted.
Water Back On In Ferris As State Investigates 3rd Interruption In Service In 3 MonthsSomeone opened a fire hydrant Friday afternoon after the Ferris Fire Department flushed the line.
Ferris Water Shortage The Result Of Someone 'Intentionally Draining Water Towers'Both the Ferris Police and Fire Departments are handing out bottled water until the water shortage ends.
Parts Of Burleson Under Boil Water Notice After Water Main BreakCustomers in the Oak Valley and Plantation neighborhoods need to boil their water before drinking it or using it to wash themselves or brush their teeth.
Problem With Water Distribution Center Results In Murphy Residents Having To Boil Their WaterThe city did not say how long it's expected residents will need to boil their water or use bottled water.
Boil Water Notice Issued For West Fort Worth NeighborhoodThe Fort Worth Water Department issued a boil water advisory Saturday morning after water tested positive for total coliform bacteria.
Kaufman ISD Campuses Closed Wednesday Due To Water Safety Concerns After Main BreakThe city of Kaufman issued an emergency boil water alert after a 14-inch water main burst Tuesday afternoon.
After Nearly A Week, Officials In Austin Lift Boil-Water NoticeOfficials in Austin have lifted a boil-water notice implemented after the city's water supply was filled with silt, mud and debris after recent rains.
Bacteria Warning In Austin Sends People Scrambling To Buy WaterRecent flooding has prompted Austin city leaders to say immediate action is needed to keep the city from running out of water.