Conserve Our Water Please

Conserve Our Water Please

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Billy Goat Jr

Forney, TX

#1 Aug 8, 2011
There may have been information regarding water conservation shared by the City of Royse City, but I never got a notice. I guess I don't really need a notice since even I have noticed it has not rained since 1999! But just in case, I have noticed that people continue to water their lawns and waste our most precious natural source during a record breaking year for heat and drought. Please think before you turn that faucet handle! And now does anyone know what, if any restrictions have been set by our city? I also saw on the news that one town about our size and not very far from here, ran out of water! If our community's Council, Manager or Mayor have not set guidlines, set them yourself and do not wait for them.

Since: Apr 09

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#2 Aug 8, 2011
Check the city's web site. Stage 2 conservation starts 19 August. Why the wait, who knows?
restricted

Grapevine, TX

#3 May 10, 2012
Husker-n- RC wrote:
Check the city's web site. Stage 2 conservation starts 19 August. Why the wait, who knows?
they waited, we used too much, they got fined, then they raised our rates, now we pay premium water bill and are still restricted after lakes are full. Because mis management again by our lovely city!!!!!!!!
Momof1

Irving, TX

#4 May 10, 2012
Most towns are staying at some sort of restricted level in preparation of what we suffered the last couple of summers.

Since: Apr 09

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#5 May 11, 2012
It has nothing really to do with the lake levels - we cannot pull water from Texoma due to zebra mussels.
Recon Ranger

Forney, TX

#6 May 12, 2012
Husker-n- RC wrote:
It has nothing really to do with the lake levels - we cannot pull water from Texoma due to zebra mussels.
And the elephant butts could get in the way as well! lol

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