- Category: News
- Published on 10 March 2012
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Texas Forest Service area leaders joined Franklin County Judge Paul Lovier and representatives from the county’s four volunteer fire departments to sign a Community Wildfire Protection Plan on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at Mount Vernon City Hall. Franklin County is one of more than 60 communities in Texas that have developed a plan. It is only the second county in northeast Texas to complete the planning process.