Water System Maintenance To Impact Smell, Taste For Some Collin County ResidentsDuring the month of March, Murphy residents may detect a slight difference in the taste and smell of their water, according to the Public Works Superintendent.
Restrictions Lifted As Water Line Back In Service In RichardsonThe North Texas Municipal Water District repaired a section of 72-inch water pipeline that experienced a break in the 4500 block of Crystal Mountain Drive.
Richardson Water Pipeline Expected Back In Service Late MondayNTMWD is still urging residents of Richardson, Garland, Murphy, Plano, Sachse and Wylie to keep irrigation systems off to conserve supplies for essential needs.
Outdoor Watering Prohibited In Richardson During Water Main Repair; Other Cities ConservingOutdoor watering is prohibited until further notice and customers are asked to limit indoor water use as work is done to repair a break on a transmission line.
Erin Brockovich Raises Concerns Over Water Quality In North TexasA recent series of Facebook posts by Brockovich criticizing water quality in Plano and much of North Texas has some local residents concerned.
Water District Completes Major Infrastructure ProjectsRate increases fund projects to improve water access and delivery, upgrade treatment facilities, and expand wastewater plants.
Unauthorized Discharge at South Mesquite Regional Wastewater Treatment FacilityPeople using private drinking water supply wells located within half-mile of the spill site or within the potentially affected area should use only water that has been distilled or boiled.
Engineers Release Flood Waters From Area Lakes After Weeks Of RainResidents in and around Collin County are being treated to a sight they haven’t seen in years. Lake Lavon is so full, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is releasing water from the lake to reduce flood risks.
Concerns After 650,000+ Gallons Of Raw Sewage Flows Into CreekA lightning strike on a Collin County power supply caused a water station to spill more than 650,000 gallons of raw sewage into Spring Creek -- a tributary of Lake Ray Hubbard.
North Texas Cities Could Face Tighter Watering RestrictionsThe North Texas Municipal Water District will vote Thursday on tighter restrictions that could limit watering to once every two weeks.
1 Dead, 1 Missing After Collin Co. Sewer Line AccidentAn accident in Collin County has left one worker dead and rescuers searching for another man. Initially, fire departments were called to the 200 block of Dumont Court, in Fairview, to rescue two unconscious utility workers.