North Texas Municipal Water District

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2:52 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Lake Fork role in Dallas water plans to increase

Lake Fork, at center, is about 90 miles east of Dallas.
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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.

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.

20K acre-feet withdrawal pending pump completion

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Water restrictions
7:59 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Come June, NTMWD customers can water twice weekly

Lake Tawakoni spans three counties and serves as the main water supply of several Northeast Texas communities.
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DALLAS - Spring rains that have filled Lakes Lavon, Jim Chapman, Tawakoni and Bonham within the North Texas Municipal Water District result in eased restrictions.

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7:01 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Improved water levels lead to fewer restrictions

Service area for the NTMWD

Customers of the North Texas Municipal Water District can now water their lawns once every week, as opposed to waiting every other week.

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8:10 am
Wed March 28, 2012

Relaxed water restrictions possible for customers

Service area for the NTMWD

Stage 3 enhanced of the North Texas Municipal Water District’s conservation and drought contingency plan remains in effect.

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7:14 am
Tue October 25, 2011

More water conservation measures taken locally

FRANKLIN COUNTY - The Franklin County Water District has enacted a drought contingency plan because Lake Cypress Springs has dropped to 81 percent normal capacity.

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