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OKG Newsletter


Topic: canton lake

Water hogs

Who are the city’s biggest water users?


News

Clifton Adcock
This year has been a hard one for Oklahoma City’s water supply.
 
Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Drought bout

Record low levels at Lake Hefner prompt city officials to look at drawing water from Canton Lake.


News

Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City officials are considering their options now that three lakes supplying the city’s drinking water have reached alarmingly low levels.
 
Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Water from Canton

Amid drought, controversy surrounds OKC’s decision to take water from a lake in northwest Oklahoma.


News

Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City’s decision to replenish its diminished water supply by taking water from Canton Lake is drawing criticism from state wildlife officials and residents near the lake.
 
Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Dry ideas

In the wake of a brutal drought, OKC officials consider water conservation efforts.


News

Clifton Adcock
Amid a two-year drought with no relief in sight, Oklahoma City is exploring further water conservation, including raising water rates if a customer exceeds normal usage.
 
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Water and wishful thinking


Letters to the Editor

Ron Ferrell
I want to thank Oklahoma Gazette for featuring three important stories, in back-to-back issues, about our looming water crisis. Western Oklahoma hasn’t had measurable rain in about three years. Farm ponds are dry. Foss Lake is in crisis. Clinton is in dire water straits, and the list grows.
 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
 
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