North Texas Municipal Water District http://ketr.org en Lake Fork role in Dallas water plans to increase http://ketr.org/post/lake-fork-role-dallas-water-plans-increase <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lake Fork, which sits about 90 miles east of Dallas, will play an increasing role in meeting the water needs of the city and its thirsty, rapidly growing suburbs.</span></p><p>A report in the Nov. 19 Rains County Leader details the short-term and long-term plans to use Lake Fork water in the metro Dallas area, which were discussed at a meeting Of the lake Fork Sportsman Association on Nov. 12 in Emory.</p><p><strong>20K acre-feet withdrawal pending pump completion</strong></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:52:06 +0000 Mark Haslett 46043 at http://ketr.org Lake Fork role in Dallas water plans to increase Come June, NTMWD customers can water twice weekly http://ketr.org/post/come-june-ntmwd-customers-can-water-twice-weekly <p>DALLAS -&nbsp;Spring rains that have filled Lakes Lavon, Jim Chapman, Tawakoni and Bonham within the <a href="http://www.ntmwd.com/index.html">North Texas Municipal Water District </a>result in eased restrictions. Fri, 25 May 2012 12:59:22 +0000 Scott Harvey 21616 at http://ketr.org Come June, NTMWD customers can water twice weekly Improved water levels lead to fewer restrictions http://ketr.org/post/improved-water-levels-lead-fewer-restrictions <p>Customers of the North Texas Municipal Water District can now water their lawns once every week, as opposed to waiting every other week. Mon, 02 Apr 2012 12:01:26 +0000 Scott Harvey 18949 at http://ketr.org Improved water levels lead to fewer restrictions Relaxed water restrictions possible for customers http://ketr.org/post/relaxed-water-restrictions-possible-customers <p>Stage 3 enhanced of the North Texas Municipal Water District&rsquo;s conservation and drought contingency plan remains in effect. Wed, 28 Mar 2012 13:10:39 +0000 Brad Kellar 18724 at http://ketr.org Relaxed water restrictions possible for customers More water conservation measures taken locally http://ketr.org/post/more-water-conservation-measures-taken-locally <p>FRANKLIN COUNTY - The Franklin County Water District has enacted a drought contingency plan because Lake Cypress Springs has dropped to 81 percent normal capacity. Tue, 25 Oct 2011 12:14:49 +0000 Scott Harvey 10848 at http://ketr.org More water conservation measures taken locally