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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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Posted on: February 6, 2020

National Night Out

The Greenville Police Department is pleased to announce its participation in the 2019 National Night Out Program.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Fatality Accident

On September 22, 2019, at 9:30 p.m., the Greenville Police Department responded to the 1500 block of Lee Street in reference to a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Voter Registration

September 24, is National Voter Registration Day 2019.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Greenville Texas Day at the State Fair

Greenville to be featured as a “Destination Days” city on October 1, at Texas Heritage Travel booth during State Fair of Texas.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

City Seeks Applicants For Board of Development Vacancies

The City Council is currently accepting applications until Monday, October 21, 2019, from persons interested in serving on the Greenville Board of Development due to upcoming vacancies.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Wild animal sightings and precautions

Due to the recent wild animal sightings in some areas, Greenville Animal Control would like to remind citizens that bobcats and coyotes are a part of the normal wildlife found in Greenville.

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Applications being accepted for hotel occupancy tax funding

The City of Greenville is accepting applications from organizations requesting funding for programs and activities supported by the Municipal Hotel Occupancy Tax for FY 2019-2020.

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Robbery

On Saturday, July 20, 2019 at approximately 10:00 p.m., the Greenville Police Department responded to a robbery at Discount Gas & Tobacco & Beverage

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

National Fire Protection Association

The Greenville Fire-Rescue Department (GFR) was one of 25 departments selected to receive a grant from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) as part of its pilot program to build a community risk assessment (CRA) tool.

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