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CEFCO to open Friday, April 12

The CEFCO logo was recently raised to the top of their sign on  the South Service Road. The new CEFCO convenience store and gas station on the South Service Road to I-30 will open on Friday, April 12.

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Water district gets clean audit

The Franklin County Water District received an “unqualified” (good) audit report for the 2012 fiscal year.

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City expected to review church’s sign appeal

The Mount Vernon City Council is expected to hear an appeal for a certificate of appropriateness from the First Baptist Church at their next meeting

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Business properties should be rendered by April 15

Chief Appraiser Genea Burnaman reminds businesses to render their property with the Franklin County Appraisal District by April 15.

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Applicants sought to serve on county child protection board

All but one member of the Franklin County Child Protective Services Board has resigned.

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Voter registration deadline nears for May elections

The last day for Mount Vernon residents to register to vote and be eligible to participate in the local city elections is Thursday, April 11.

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City council tables abatement proposal

A proposal to provide three years of value added ad valorem tax abatement to real property to be built and occupied by McDonald’s of Mount Vernon was tabled

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City and county Spring clean-up begins Saturday, April 6

Spring clean-up efforts are set to begin countywide this Saturday. The City of Mount Vernon  will begin its week-long effort Saturday, April 6

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Property owners to be notified of change

Property owners along the north service road west of Mount Vernon to the Franklin / Hopkins County line will be receiving notification letters.

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