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Joshua receives EPA grant

Cleburne Times-Review

Date: 5/25/2017 2:39:00 PM

About 65 percent of water runoff from Joshua directly drains into Village Creek, which is a major tributary to Lake Arlington and one of the primary sources of drinking water for much of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Peacock said. Pollutants that enter

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Group wants Seneca Lake gas storage permits denied


Date: 5/24/2017 1:27:00 PM

Now that a company that planned to store natural gas in underground salt caverns along Seneca Lake has abandoned those plans, a group opposed to the project wants to make sure company officials can't change their minds. Arlington Storage Co., a subsidiary

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Blood donations planned for Clear Lake, Arlington

Public Opinion

Date: 5/24/2017 8:03:00 AM

The American Red Cross is offering three grand prizes to anyone who donates blood from May 26-30. Each of the prizes is a trip for four to Knott’s Berry Farm in California or to Cedar Point in Ohio. Donors can make an appointment by visting redcrossblood

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Council Report: Lake Arlington rezoning begins

Date: 5/12/2017 8:01:00 AM

The Fort Worth City Council on May 9 voted to initiate zoning changes to almost 1,900 acres in the Lake Arlington area to comply with the comprehensive plan. The north half is phase one and the south half is phase two. Both areas contain residential

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TX Voters Approve FD's Request for Civil Service System


Date: 5/7/2017 10:53:00 AM

The senior center would be built on wooded property at the Pierce-Burch Water Treatment Plant's 25-acre site just east of Lake Arlington. Mayor Jeff Williams and two other City Council members, Michael Glaspie and Kathryn Wilemon, won and incumbent Lana

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• River: West Fork Trinity River
• Surface Area: 2,275 Acres
• Volume: 40,188 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 143 Square Miles
• Maximum Depth: 51 feet
Lake Arlington is on Village Creek in the Trinity River basin seven miles west of Arlington in Tarrant County (at 32°43' N, 97°12' W). It is owned and operated by the city of Arlington. Construction of the dam began on May 15, 1956, and was completed on July 19, 1957. The lake has a capacity of 45,710 acre-feet with a surface area of 2,275 acres at the spillway. The spillway crest elevation is 550 feet above mean sea level. The drainage area above the dam is 143 square miles. The lake serves area residents as a recreational and fishing spot and provides water for the city of Arlington.

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Arlington, TX 76016
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