It has been 5 months since Wichita Falls became the first city in the world to mix 50% lake water with 50% waste water to help stretch our water supply. When the water reuse pipeline was first turned on there were many questions about the recycled water. But as time has passed, have concerns and fears been erased?
The city of Wichita Falls is looking for a company to install a new disinfection process at the Cypress Water Treatment Plant.
A local business is trying to make sure every drop counts.
WFISD is working to keep their students safe while making sure every drop counts.
Wichita Falls city officials say our conservation efforts are working so well, they want to educate others in Texoma about how they can do their part.
As lake levels drop, now sitting at 21.1%, so does business at the city's water park.
In an effort to make every drop count many Texomans are turning to well water.
Wichita Falls car washes can continue to use city water until the end of January, no matter how low the lakes get.
It's unknown how much the recent rain will help the water shed, but it will take a lot more to help the 7 lakes that have been declared dead.
Sharon and Mike Laughon have taken xeriscaping, as well as their backyard, to a higher level that is helping make every drop count.
Olney can no longer get water out of their main water source, Lake Cooper, so now the city is relying on Lake Kickapoo.
An additional water well will open in Vernon within the next three weeks.
The combined levels of lakes Kickapoo and Arrowhead are now down to 21.5%.
Another water reuse project is almost up and running.
If the drought does not improve, Wichita Falls city officials want to be ready to bring more water into the drinking supply.
Fall not only means cooler temperatures but also another chance for some much needed rain.
It's been three months since Wichita Falls water users started drinking recycled water and the city has three more months to run the reuse project.
City officials are almost done testing a new water conservation method.
Duncan residents need to know about some issues with water quality.
It's been almost three months since recycled water has been in the Wichita Falls drinking supply.