Author: Jim Satterwhite

The FM 1570 and 1903 intersections along Interstate 30 will see construction within the next year or so. Image courtesy of the Herald Banner.

New Interchanges Planned.

Hunt County and Texas Department of Transportation authorized the national firm of Freese and Nichols to plan new interchanges in the county. The projects are threefold.  The first is to plan a better interchange for FM 1903 at Interstate 30. The work will be planning for traffic control, a conceptual […]

John Deere Model 770G Motor Grader. Image courtesy of John Deere.

County Purchases Motor Grader

Hunt County authorized the lease purchase of one John Deere Model 770-G motor grader from RDO Equipment Company in McKinney.  It is unknown if this is a 2018 manufactured unit or 2015.  Pricing in the amount of $246,599.98 seems to indicate a 2015 unit.  There are two finance options of […]

Cash Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ryan Biggers is the president of the Hunt County Fire Association. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

First Quarter Fire Response in the County

The thirteen fire departments in the Hunt County Fire Association responded to 3,606 calls last quarter. This number includes Greenville and Commerce Fire and Rescue. The majority was Emergency Medical Services support.  The fire and rescue may be used for lift assist or to perform life saving CPR (Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation).  […]