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Posted on: October 20, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos in the Ridgecrest area tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will begin spraying at approximately 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 21, Thursday, October 22, a...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: SUPPORT GREENVILLE BY VOLUNTEERING TO SERVE

PRESS RELEASE: SUPPORT GREENVILLE BY VOLUNTEERING TO SERVE

           City Seeks New Members for Local Boards and Commissions

GREENVILLE – The City of Greenville is looking for citizens to appl...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos, in the area of Arnold Park, 3314 Gordon Street, tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will begin spraying at approximately 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 14, Thursday, October 15, and Friday, October 16, wea...

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos in the Ridgecrest area tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will begin spraying at approximately 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 7, Thursday, October 8, and Friday, October 9, weather permitting. The spraying...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: ATMOS ENERGY TO FLARE NATURAL GAS IN GREENVILLE

PRESS RELEASE: ATMOS ENERGY TO FLARE NATURAL GAS IN GREENVILLE

GREENVILLE, Texas (Oct. 2, 2020) - Atmos Energy crews and contractors will oversee a controlled natural gas flaring on Monday, Oct. 5 through Thursday, Oct. 22 from approximately 7 a.m. to 7 p....

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

PRESS RELEASE: AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

GREENVILLE: On September 30, 2020, at approximately 12:15 a.m., Greenville Police Department Officers were dispatched to an aggravated assault in the 4200 block of King Street. The male victim is currently hospitalized in ...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOES TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOES TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitoes in the Turtle Creek areas tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will be spraying Wednesday, September 30, Thursday, October 1, and Friday, October 2, at 7:00 p.m., we...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: TOWN HALL MEETING September 29, 2020

GREENVILLE: The City of Greenville will conduct a Town Hall Meeting concerning Ordinance changes relating to Greenville Parks & Recreation, Cemeteries, W. Walworth Harrison Public Library, Greenville Municipal Auditorium, Public Works - Water Meters, ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos in the area of 3104 Bourland tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will be spraying Wednesday, September 23, Thursday, September 24, and Friday, September 25, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. The spraying will take abou...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MISSING PERSON LOCATED

PRESS RELEASE: MISSING PERSON LOCATED

GREENVILLE: On September 17, 2020 the Greenville Police Department, with the assistance of the FBI, located missing juvenile Zoe McGee in Bentonville, Arkansas. The recovery of McGee was the result of the efforts of Gr...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos in the Ridgecrest area tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks  will  be  spraying  Wednesday,  September  16, &...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: TRADERS ROAD CLOSURES

PRESS RELEASE: TRADERS ROAD CLOSURES

GREENVILLE: Public Works will close a section of Traders Road on Wednesday, September 16, from 7:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. to conduct testing.

Map of area attached.

Please excuse the inconvenience and plan accordingly.

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: TRADERS ROAD CLOSURES

PRESS RELEASE: TRADERS ROAD CLOSURES

GREENVILLE: Public Works will close a section of Traders Road, at Stonewall Phase II, from Tuesday, September 15, 2020 through Monday, September 21, 2020 for sewer construction.

Maps of area attached.

Please excuse the in...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: UPDATED RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

PRESS RELEASE: UPDATED RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

GREENVILLE: Kansas City Southern Railroad (KCS) has scheduled repairs at two railroad crossings, which are listed below:

9/14/2020 - Spur 302, Greenville, TX: https://goo.gl/maps/Z3K1Fdz2Gy3hYsxP7

9/15/2020 &...

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: CITY SEEKS APPLICANTS FOR BOARD OF DEVELOPMENT VACANCIES

Greenville: The City Council is currently accepting applications until Monday, October 19, 2020, from persons interested in serving on the Greenville Board of Development due to upcoming vacancies. The Board of Development was chartered by the City Counci...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

Trucks will be spraying Wednesday, September 9, Thursday, September 10, and Friday, September 11, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. The spraying will take about 3-4 hours. It is recommended that citizens stay indoors during this time.

To avoid mosquito bit...

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Posted on: September 4, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: ED RUTHERFORD CONSTRUCTION PHASE 1

PRESS RELEASE: ED RUTHERFORD CONSTRUCTION PHASE 1

GREENVILLE: Attached is the approved Traffic Control Plan for the construction on Ed Rutherford. This is Phase 1 and will be in effect from September 8, for a period of approximately 45 days.

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: UPDATED - RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

GREENVILLE: Kansas City Southern Railroad (KCS) has scheduled repairs at the following railroad crossing locations: 

           September 12 – September 14     &...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: W. WALWORTH HARRISON PUBLIC LIBRARY ADDS DRIVER EDUCATION SERVICE, DRIVING-TESTS

GREENVILLE: The popular driver education platform Driving-Tests.org is now available for free at the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library. Patrons can access Driving-Tests to start preparing for their DMV knowledge exam by visiting tx-greenville.driving-te...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos in the Ridgecrest area tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will be spraying Wednesday, September 2, Thursday, September 3, and Friday, September 4, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. The spraying will take about 3-4 hou...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

PRESS RELEASE: RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURES

GREENVILLE: Kansas City Southern Railroad (KCS) has scheduled repairs at the following railroad crossing locations:

August 30 Texas St between Katy Dr & Spencer St

August 30 St. John between Morse St & Stuart...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

GREENVILLE: Trapped mosquitos in the Ridgecrest area tested positive for West Nile Virus.

Trucks will be spraying Wednesday, August 26, Thursday, August 27, and Friday, August 28, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. The spraying will take about 3-4 hours. It...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: ONE DAY DETOUR ON STONEWALL

GREENVILLE: Starting early Monday, August 24, 2020, the City will divert Stonewall South Bound one-way traffic to turn East at Woodrow Blvd to circle around the block and return to Stonewall at Webb Ave.

This detour would only be active Monday during the d...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: DRIVE-THRU COVID-19 TESTING

GREENVILLE: The City of Greenville is hosting drive-thru COVID-19 testing on Wednesday and Thursday, August 26th and 27th, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center located at 5501 Business Highway 69 South. For resident&rsquo...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: GREENVILLE FIRE-RESCUE DEPARTMENT PROVIDES ADDITIONAL LAYER OF COMMUNICATION

GREENVILLE: Greenville Fire-Rescue Department is excited to provide another free tool to help keep our residents safe in their homes! We have joined up with the Ring Neighbors app in our efforts to connect with residents and improve the safety of our comm...

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: FIRE PREVENTION WEEK, OCTOBER 4-10, 2020

State Farm Agents are delivering Fire Prevention Week toolkits to more than 100 fire departments across Texas, including Greenville. Each toolkit includes a host of resources for promoting Fire Prevention Week (October 4-10, 2020), including brochures, ma...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX FUNDING

By law of the State of Texas, the City of Greenville collects a Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) from hotels, bed & breakfasts, and other lodging facilities. Under state law, the revenue from the HOT may be used only to directly promote tourism and the hotel...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

Spraying began Wednesday, August 5, and will continue Thursday, August 6, and Friday August 7 at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. The spraying will take about 3-4 hours. It is recommended that citizens stay indoors during this time.

To avoid mosquito bites, ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile

For Immediate Release:    July 29, 2020 

Contact:  Steve Methven, Community Development Director  Municipal Annex 2315 Johnston Street   903.457.3160 smethven@ci.greenville.tx.us 

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: BOTTLE ROCKET BASH POSTPONED

GREENVILLE: On June 26, 2020, Texas governor Greg Abbott released executive order GA-28. That order amended the rules in an earlier executive order, GA-26. The new order bans outdoor gatherings of more than 100 people unless the Mayor of the city where th...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: COVID-19 TESTING

"By testing more residents, we are also able to get a better sense of how widespread COVID-19 is in our community, and to help prevent its spread," said Greenville Fire Chief, Jeremy Powell. "Getting tested will help us protect you, your fa...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

FIRECRACKER 5k 2020

PRESS RELEASE: FIRECRACKER 5k 2020

GREENVILLE: Are you ready to start off Independence Day with a bang? Please join us at the annual Firecracker 5k Run, before starting your 4th of July traditions.

Registration/packet pick-up will begin at 7:00 a.m. The rac...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: CITY RECEIVES GOVERNMENT FINANCE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION (GFOA) DISTINGUISHED BUDGET PRE

PRESS RELEASE: CITY RECEIVES GOVERNMENT FINANCE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION (GFOA) DISTINGUISHED BUDGET PRESENTATION AWARD

GREENVILLE: The Government Finance Officers Association is pleased to announce that the City of Greenville, Texas, has received GFOA&rsqu...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: WATER DISINFECTION SWITCHOVER

For Immediate Release: June 1, 2020

Contact: Kathy Lucas, Executive Secretary/Public Information Officer

City Manager’s Office

903.457.3116

klucas@ci.greenville.tx.us

PRESS RELEASE: WATER DISINFECTION SWITCHOVER

GREENVILLE: The City of Greenville&...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Press Release GFD Community Connect

CITY OF GREENVILLE ROLLS OUT PLATFORM TO BETTER
ENGAGE RESIDENTS TO PREPARE FOR EMERGENCY SITUATIONS AND
ULTIMATELY KEEP THEIR COMMUNITY SAFE.

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

PRESS RELEASE BULK GARBAGE RESIDENTIAL PICKUP

GREENVILLE: Waste Connections will be discontinuing the open top containers at the Farmer’s Market, Civic Center, and the Sports Complex on Friday, April 24.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

GREENVILLE: On April 10, 2020, at approximately 2:44 p.m., the Greenville Police Department responded to a robbery in the 100 block of Ellis Circle. It was reported that the suspects arranged a meeting through Facebook with the victim to purchase a cell p...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: UPDATE FROM CONGRESSMAN RATCLIFFE'S OFFICE REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS RELIEF BILL

The City Manager and City Council express thanks to Congressman Ratcliffe for updating Texas community leaders on the recent signing of the corona relief bill.

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Press Release Water Treatment Recognition Award

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), wanted to recognize the efforts that public water systems were making to optimize the performance of their surface water treatment plants.

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Press Release GPD 2019 Crime Statistics

2019 was another busy year for the Greenville Police Department. There has been a change in the way crime statistics are reported to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Greenville Fire Rescue Host Senior Living Event

Greenville Fire-Rescue’s Remembering When Coalition invites older adults or their caregivers, to visit us at our second annual Senior Living Event on Tuesday, February 11th from 10am-1pm at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center (5501 Business Highway 69 S).

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

W. Walworth Harrison Public Library is Certified Sensory Inclusive

KultureCity has partnered with the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library to make the Library, and all of its programs and events, sensory inclusive.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Achievement of Library Excellence Award

The W. Walworth Harrison Public Library in Greenville, Texas has received the 2019 Achievement of Library Excellence Award from the Texas Municipal Library Director's Association (TMLDA).

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Homicide Suspect

On January 28, 2020, at 10:16 a.m., the Greenville Police Department received information about a homicide suspect from Dallas that was possibly hiding in the Greenville area.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Fatal Stabbing

On January 24, 2020, at 7:49 pm the Greenville Police Department responded to Walgreens in reference to a person who had been stabbed.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Jugging Suspects Arrested

On January 23, 2020, at 10:23 a.m. the Greenville Police Department responded to the report of a suspicious vehicle in the Bank of America parking lot, located at 5903 Wesley Street.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Urgent message from the City of Greenville Animal Control

On January 8, 2020, the Greenville Animal Control Division received a call of a skunk fighting with a dog in the 2800 block of Polk St

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

GFR Looking for Resource Fair Vendors for Senior Services & Products

Greenville Fire-Rescue’s Remembering When Coalition is looking for vendors for its senior resource fair to be held in February 2020.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Fitch Press Release

Fitch Affirms Greenville, Texas' GOs at 'AA-'; Outlook Stable

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Parade of Lights and Watch Party

The annual downtown Christmas Parade will be Friday, December 6, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The Parks and Recreation Department will host a parade watch party from 5:00 p.m.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Halloween on the Square is for Everyone

The City of Greenville, Hunt County, DrugFree Greenville, and downtown merchants invite children and their families to Halloween on the Square.

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