Texas drought

Water restrictions mandatory for Greenville

Jul 9, 2013

Interim City Manager Massoud Ebrahim has announced the implementation of water conservation measures for the City of Greenville.

Let the Burn Bans Begin

Aug 1, 2012
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MCKINNEY - With the persistent heat and increasingly dry conditions, Northeast Texas may be in for another round of burn bans.

Texas Falls Deeper Into Drought

Jul 27, 2012
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For the first time in more than a month, parts of Texas are back under exceptional drought. That's according to the latest map from the U.S. Drought Monitor.

US Drought Monitor

The last zero reading for exceptional drought in Texas was late March 2011. Until Thursday, according to the weekly U.S. Drought Monitor map.