Stage 4 water restrictions are now in effect for Burkburnett residents.
Starting December 2nd, Archer City will join Wichita Falls, Burkburnett, Iowa Park, and Holliday in implementing the highest stage of drought restrictions.
Information for residents, car dealers, car washes, golf courses, restaurants, bars, clubs, school cafeterias, pools and water conservation surcharges.
Take a look at what will cause the city of Wichita Falls to declare a stage 4 drought emergency.
With lake levels at their all-time lows, Texoma homeowners continue to make changes to do their part to conserve. Homeowners are now installing synthetic grass.
Stage 3 drought restrictions are in place in Wichita falls, but plans are already in the works to get ready for Stage 4 restrictions, and determine just what they will be.
Stage 4 restrictions will trigger once the combined levels of Lake Arrowhead and Lake Kickapoo reach 30%.
As of today, they are at 38.5%, but what additional mandates will be imposed once Stage 4 is reached?
Mechell Dixon talked with city public works officials to find out.
The city is officially in stage three drought restrictions and city officials say they are ready to enforce the rules.
The need for Wichita Falls residents to conserve is crucial.
As we mentioned, the city depends on Lake Arrowhead water for drinking but before the water ever gets to Wichita Falls, its being pumped out by residents outside the city.
Mechell Dixon talked with officials to find out whether any restrictions apply to lake residents.
City officials have announced plans to begin stage three water restrictions.
Electra city officials announced Wednesday that the city is now under stage three water restrictions.
City officials estimate stage three emergency restrictions will hit in one to two weeks.
The lakes are low and Wichita Falls city officials say it's time to get serious.
Residents using Wichita Falls water will probably soon see even more water restrictions.
Water restrictions got tougher Tuesday after Wichita Falls city councilors approved changes to stage three water restrictions.
Stage 2 water restrictions in Wichita Falls are drying up resources for the Iowa Park Volunteer Fire Department.
Water restrictions have some Wichita County firefighters curbing their water use.
Restrictions started in Wichita Falls Monday.
And, they're impacting volunteer fire crews in Iowa Park and Electra as well, since those towns get their water from Wichita Falls.
Mechell Dixon spoke with local fire crews to find out how the restrictions are impacting them.