Tag: Stonewall Street

Ferrell and Bernice Brown are relieved to find out that the flooding problem will soon be resolved on Stonewall Street. Image by Jim Satterwhite

Stonewall Street Rebuilding Project

The Fletcher Warren Center was practically empty as Greenville Director of Public Works, John Wright, chaired the meeting of concerned citizens last night.  “The project to rebuild Stonewall Street from Stanford to Park will inconvenience residence for about a year” Wright said.  It will be worth it in that the […]

The old saying goes "you realize that it is time to drain the swamp when you are up to your navel in alligators". Work will start soon on Stonewall and Wellington Streets. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Draining the Swamp

Machinery operators from Tri-Con Construction of Garland and Rowlett, Texas were busy clearing brush and debris from the drainage ditch that flows into the Long Branch near the library.  The drainage ditch being cleaned is behind the Hacienda Car Wash and flows under Lou Finney Lane to the Long Branch. Tri-Con […]

Years of overlay and heavy truck traffic has taken a toll on Stonewall Street.  Photo by Jim Satterwhite.

Street Reconstruction Bids Opened

Citizens passed a 12 million dollar bond issue three years ago to reconstruct streets in Greenville.  So far, Phase One is complete with the reconstruction of South Stonewall from Mockingbird to the Interstate, Sayle Street from Kari Lane to the Interstate and Webb Street from Wesley to a point west […]

A crew with Tex Op out of Ft. Worth constructs an entrance ramp into Century 21.

A Smoother Stonewall Street

One lane of South Stonewall is much smoother today.  Traffic may travel on the newly poured concrete between Terrell Street and the I-30 West access road.  Crews from Tex Op were busy milling the old pavement on the east side of Stonewall.  A front end loader operator is busy building […]