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Early voting this week

Early voting for the Primary Run-off election is underway: July 23 – 27. You will find early voting polling locations here. Election Day is July 31. Polling locations for election day are here. You can find sample ballots here and...

Storm Drainage Project Update 07/17/12

Good morning!  Please find below the status of work for the Allandale Storm Drain Improvements

Completions Prior Week:

  • Set forms for curbs and gutters on northbound Nasco
  • Poured curb and gutter on northbound Nasco
  • Set forms for driveways on northbound Nasco

Rain Days:    ½ day on Wednesday, July 11


**The schedule below is projected as accurately as possible, however, all dates are subject to change due to the nature of construction and weather**

This week:

  • Pouring driveways northbound Nasco, Monday, July 16
  • Backfilling curbs on northbound Nasco on Monday, July 16 and Tuesday, July 17
  • Continuing minor repair work of storm drain box culverts Monday July 16th through Tuesday, July 24
  • Raising castings (manhole covers) and water valves on Monday, July 16 and Tuesday, July 17
  • Completion of large rock in tributary, Monday July 16 and Tuesday, July 17
  • Installation of hand rail at tributary, Thursday, July 19 and Friday, July 20
  • Begin priming of roadway for northbound Nasco on Friday July 20 through next week

Oak Wilt

by Wizzie Brown, Texas AgriLife Extension Service Program Specialist As you most likely know, oak wilt is a fungus that kills oak trees. Infections have been found in 16 oak species, but no species of oak is known to be immune. The main period of infection is in the...