NEWS



  • AgriLife Extension releases list of top 100 plants for North Texas

    Aug 06, 2015
    ice plantFind the right plants with the right fit for your landscape. This list of the top 100 plants for North Texas compiled by AgriLife's Dallas Water University will set you on the path to creating a water efficient landscape. Throw in the ice plant pictured here, and you can add one more plant to the list. 
  • Fort Worth Council considers water and sewer rate increases

    Aug 04, 2015
    water rates The Fort Worth Star Telegram reports that rising costs, keeping up with infrastructure needs, and changes in the city's financial policies will likely mean higher water and sewer bills for Fort Worth residents. 


  • We love our Texas lakes, uhm, reservoirs

    Jul 01, 2015
    lake bridgeport Lakes are what keep us afloat here in Texas. We play in them. Drink from them. And, as this article in Texas Highways points out, for sure we wouldn't be here without them.


  • Video: May rains drown North Texas drought

    Jun 16, 2015
    high-water From drought to flood watch in a matter of weeks. This TRWD video describes how record rainfall in May swept across North Texas, leaving behind full reservoirs and no more drought. 


  • Big savings on outdoor watering. Sierra Club releases new report; says limits on outdoor watering is an effective way to conserve

    Mar 24, 2015
    grass illustration Every summer we drain our lakes to water our yards. But, according to this new report released by the Sierra Club and National Wildlife Federation, limits on outdoor water use are an effective way to slow the flow and conserve water.

  • Gardening and conserving water in a drought

    Aug 06, 2014
    butterfly Gardening in a drought can be challenging. But, this is Texas, we may as well get used to it. Listen to some of the suggestions made recently by one horticulturalist on KERA’s “THINK” program.


  • Updated Water Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan approved by board

    May 20, 2014
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