In 2015, Lake Palo dropped to only 8 percent full during the last drought. A new reservoir, Turkey Peak, would nearly double the water supply for Mineral Wells and parts of Palo Pinto and Parker counties.
In 2015, Lake Palo dropped to only 8 percent full during the last drought. A new reservoir, Turkey Peak, would nearly double the water supply for Mineral Wells and parts of Palo Pinto and Parker counties. Martin Buzbee Courtesy
In 2015, Lake Palo dropped to only 8 percent full during the last drought. A new reservoir, Turkey Peak, would nearly double the water supply for Mineral Wells and parts of Palo Pinto and Parker counties. Martin Buzbee Courtesy

The last lake built in the DFW area was 1986. But a new reservoir is in the works

March 24, 2018 03:35 PM