[News Script: Flood Control] Part: 1 of 4
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The idea of harnessing White Rock Creek has been
knocking around since 1950. - In the years,
there's been a lot of talk and little action. White
Rock Lake is so full of silt tt it can hold only
half the amount of water it was originally built to
contain. Every so often, heavy rains send the
creek on a major flooding in
he creek is 41 miles long. Forty percent of its
water shed lies in Collin County, north of Dallas.
Today, the Dallas City-County Flood Control
FLOOD CONTROL 1-1-1-1-1-1-1
OPTICAL SOUND ON FILM FOR 18 SECONDS (FILM IS BLACK & WHITE)
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Flood Control], item, June 15, 1967; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1011368/m1/1/: accessed November 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.