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March Health Scores

April 23, 2014

Food service health inspection scores are posted monthly by the city of Granbury.

Inspections occur about twice a year, not all businesses are inspected each month. Each violation has a demerit value, and this is subtracted from 100 to give the inspection score.

Restaurants with a failing score of 59 or below are closed immediately and must be re-inspected before opening.Read the rest

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Building Permits

April 16, 2014

The City of Granbury approved 22 building permits in March valued at $5,866,739. $4 million of that total went to United Cooperative Services for commercial renovations and expansion of its service building on Fall Creek Highway.

City of Granbury, Spa Skateparks, 400 N. Park St., new commercial, $0.

Sharon Mills, Mark Fritz Concrete, 1519 Clover Lane, driveway approach, $65.

Kroger, RPM xConstruction LLC, 3811 Highway 377 E., commercial, $188,492.Read the rest

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Granbury sales tax slips, county is up

April 16, 2014
Granbury sales tax slips, county is up

February was not kind to Granbury sales tax receipts. But sales tax in Hood County saw a big boost.

Granbury sales tax revenue was down for the month, while Hood County saw an increase of 33 percent.

Sales tax collected by governmental entities in February was turned over the state in March.

Taxing entities will see the local sales tax portions returned in April.Read the rest

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Fewer making use of Conference Center

April 16, 2014

After hosting more than 30 events at the Granbury Resort Conference Center in April 2011, activity has slowed in 2014.

For the month of April 2011, the Granbury Resort Conference Center hosted more than 2,400 visitors at events. This included the State Master Gardeners four-day conference, Model T three-day conference, Texas Press Association two-day conference and a two-day conference for the Red Hat Ladies.Read the rest

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