Speed reduction sought on two Franklin County Road

A request for the reduction in the speed limit from 35 to 25 mph for two county roads in a residential area was recently made to the Franklin County Commissioners Court.

The two county roads, NE2045 and NE2046, are in the Harvey-Morris development located about two miles east of Mount Vernon off State Hwy. 67. Kristen Grigsby, whose home in the development, presented A petition signed by 16 of the property owners along those roadways supporting the request was presented to the Court. See the June 4 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald, for more about this request.