Communities push forward on water conservation

Ponca City Now - March 9, 2015 10:19 am

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Communities in western Oklahoma are pushing forward with water conservation projects they hope will help protect scarce water supplies amid a drought.

The Oklahoma Water Resources Board announced last week it had approved about $1 million in grants to help upgrade water infrastructures in Shattuck, Fort Supply and Boise City.

The Oklahoman reports the board also is expected to consider a $467,300 grant to Frontier Development Authority in Butler at its meeting on Wednesday.

 

Latest Stories

Nebraska-Oklahoma provided stage for Black stars in ’70s

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Half a century ago, the Nebraska-Oklahoma rivalry provided a grand stage for...

Oklahoma Supreme Court agrees to expedite mask appeal

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court has agreed to expedite an appeal of a...

Police: Man who took Oklahoma officer’s gun fatally shot

DAVIS, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say a south Oklahoma man was fatally shot by police after...