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WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS COMPLETE ROAD REPAIR GRANT APPLICATION

The Washington County Commissioners took one more step in applying for a $341,000 matching grant from the Texas Department of Transportation to repair county roads damaged due to oil and…

COUNTY JUDGE BRIEDEN SAYS COUNTY MAY NEED A JUSTICE CENTER

A new justice center to make Washington County courtrooms more secure could be in the future. County Judge John Brieden says when the County Commissioners meet Tuesday they will begin…

KARA MATHENY NAMED NEW AGRI LIFE EXTENSION AGENT

Kara Matheny is the new Agri-Life Extension Agent for Washington County.  Matheny was introduced at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the County Commissioners. Matheny comes from the Agri-Life Extension  office in…

CONCERNS RAISED ABOUT COUNTY PROPERTY NEGOTIATIONS

The Washington County Commissioners approved a measure exempting the purchase of real property from competitive bidding at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting. The purpose is to acquire about 20 acres of land…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OKAY TRUCK PURCHASE

The Washington County Commissioners gave Sheriff Otto Hanak the authority to buy a used pickup truck, so they can transport trustees at the county jail for work projects. The truck…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OPEN OIL BID FOR TOM GREEN COUNTY LAND

Pat Fairchild of Fairchild Petroleum was the sole bidder for an oil and gas lease on land Washington County owns in Tom Green County near San Angelo.  That bid was…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REIMBURSEMENT FOR ROAD REPAIRS

Washington County Judge John Brieden says the county is near the point when they can begin work on repairing county roads damaged due to oil and gas drilling.  He says…

COUNTY ACCEPTS BIDS ON SALVAGE WOOD REMOVAL

Several bidders offered $4800 to take surplus wood off Washington County hands at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the Washington County Commissioners. The County recently torn down the bridges at Shirttail…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ASKING FOR ROAD REPAIR REIMBURSEMENTS

Washington County Judge John Brieden said at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the County Commissioners that they will use both the Blue Book and the prices from the Federal Emergency Management…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO GRANT OIL AND GAS LEASE

Washington County Judge John Brieden says with rising gasoline prices across the nation, it is good news for people who can get royalties from oil and gas. That’s what he…