The Grayson County Regional Mobility Authority approved a request for improvements at the U.S. Aviation building at North Texas Regional Airport — Perrin Field during a brief meeting Thursday morning. The flight school requested permission to paint it’s student services building to match its hangar.
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BELLS — Bells City Council passed a motion denying a request to open a casino game room within city limits Tuesday night at its city council meeting. Last month, Scott Tatum of Rockwall requested permission to allow one of his game rooms to open in Bells, if only for a trial period.
POTTSBORO — After over a year of discussions and planning, progress will be seen in Pottsboro’s sidewalk improvement project. Pottsboro City Manager Kevin Farley addressed the City Council to provide an update on the project during its meeting Monday night. City staff had held a preconstruction conference last week in regards to the sidewalk to get the construction company ready to begin work on the project by Monday, Oct. 12, Farley said.
The section of U.S. Highway 82 between Junction Road and Bethany Road will be renamed “Deputy Chad Key Memorial Highway” thanks to a resolution approved Tuesday by the Grayson County Commissioners.
Sherman will financially participate in utility relocation to be done by the Texas Department of Transportation in order to construct main lanes of U.S. Highway 82 between Frisco Road and FM 1417 East.
Business owners and residents of Denison’s Main Street came out both for and against the relocation of musical art in downtown during Monday night’s City Council meeting. In April, the council approved the placement of the instruments near mid-block crossings on Main Street, however recent concerns by stakeholders prompted the council to rethink the decision.
Sherman may soon be expanding by approximately 200 acres thanks to an annexation schedule approved by the City Council on Monday.
To enhance public awareness and understanding of the issues and candidates’ positions, the Concerned Citizens of Grayson County and the Grayson County Republican Party, are hosting a Candidate Forum from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 20 at Van Alstyne Middle School located at 1314 N. Waco St. Parking and entrance to the building (Van Alstyne Middle School) will be available in the rear.
The Herald Democrat asked the three men running for the Republican nomination for Grayson County: What steps would you take to enhance the relationship between the GCSO and the community it serves? How would you pay for any costs associated with that plan? The candidates responded via email. Below are their answers.
The Sherman City Council will consider a scheduling plan for the annexation of approximately 200 acres of land near Lambert Road and Shady Oaks Drive during it’s regular meeting Monday beginning at 5 p.m. at City Hall, 220 W. Mulberry St.