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Grapevine Sun (Newspaper) - December 9, 1999, Grapevine, Texas �?~2a/the Grapevine Sun thursday dec. 9, 1999road froin/1 a rated As a four Lane major collector which would require a 70-foot right of Way and four 12-foot driving lanes. Residents opposed to the changes said they did not want to encourage additional traffic to John Mccain a Road that residents say is already overburdened by traffic. Other residents said the changes would alter their neighbourhood a a country atmosphere. Joan Quinn a 20-year Colleyville resident said the councils action in deleting the master plan changes affecting John Mccain Road was a partial Victory for residents. A we have fought so Many Battles a ifs almost constant that someone wants to Widen the Road John Mccain a Quinn said. A we have been fighting this for years a it was incredible that so Many people turned out for the meeting. They obviously care about radio from/1 a City a said James Baron managing consultant with rec consultants inc. Of Richardson the company that was hired to look at the radio problem. A that can be Bruno Rumbelow Grapevine assistant City manager said the system will Cost Grapevine $3.5 million. There is currently $500,000 is this years fiscal budget for the Public safety radio system. Baron said his company has studied the problem for the past year. He said his company looked at the possibility of upgrading the Lewisville system but Lewisville wants to expand their system so that City Wasny to interested. Baron said there Are no 800 Megahertz radio channels open in the Dow Metroplex so Grapevine has to partner with another City that Al area deaths their neighbourhood and want to maintain a country feel. We done to want the dangers of a four Lane Road coming through. A that the proposed changes would bring an incredible amount of traffic that would eventually be connected to interstate 35,�?� Quinn said. The councils decision to delete the proposed changes was a partial Victory Quinn said because the same group of residents plan to oppose a proposed Road through Developer David Bagwell a development that would connect John Mccain Road to Mcdowell school Road. A that Road would be connected to interstate 35 and beyond a Quinn said adding that John Mccain Road would then become part of the planned a North Tarrant mayor Donna Arp said the councils decision to delete the changes in the proposed ordinance was a Victory for the residents who protested the changes tuesday night. A it was a real Effort for our citizens to communicate to the City Council that they want to keep that Small town feel a Arp said. Ready has an 800 Mega Heidi trucked radio system. Trucked radio systems have multiple channels controlled by a computer. Grapevine City manager Roger Nelson said joining the cities to the Southwest of Grapevine is the Only solution. A we done to have another Choice a he said. A there Are no other options. You can to go out and set up another Baron said if the City joins Colleyville system Grapevine will have to put a broadcast site in Grapevine probably at the water Tower near City Hall because it is in the Center of the City. He said if a broadcast site Isnit placed in Grapevine the Northeast part of the City would have weak radio communication. Colleyville a system will also have to be upgraded Baron said. Grapevines 911 dispatch Center is five years old and so it will also be upgraded with new hardware and software Rumbelow said James a. Morris a memorial serv ice for James Albert Morris of Grapevine is planned dec. 27, 1999 in san Antonio Lucas funeral Home of Grapevine is in charge of All arrangements. Or Morris died dec i he was 49. Born nov. La. 1950 in Miami Iii was an aircraft Mechanic and an employee of Sticks and stones inc. Survivors include his Mother Louise a Mote of san Antonio Brothers David w. Morris of Prospect conn., Frank ave roof Miami and Paul Avern of Melbourne Fla and a sister a Atherine a Merworth Ofsan Antoni Dorothy a. Miller Dorothy Ann Miller a former resident of Grapevine died monday dec 6, 1999 in Tyler Texas she was 73. Funeral services Are set for 11 a in. Thursday dec 9 at the Church of Christ in Winnsboro Texas where mrs Miller was living at the time of her death. Beaty funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Born aug. 15, 1926, she married Virgil Odell Miller on oct. 27,1951 she was the owner of a furniture and upholstery business in Grapevine before moving to Winnsboro 12 years ago. She is survived by her husband Virgil Miller of Winnsboro a daughter Rita Dorris of Grapevine a brother William a. Brown of Midlothian Texas and a sister Dollie Mao Travis of Tioga Texas and two grandchildren Judson Long funeral services for Judson Long of Grapevine were held dec. 6, 1999 at Lucas funeral Home Chapel in Grapevine. Burial was in Bluebonnet Hills memorial Park in Colleyville under the direction of Lucas funeral Home. Or Ding died in Etc. 3 in Bedford he was 62. Born july 9, 1937 in Southlake in had lived in tin South Lake Grapevine area All of his Lite he wits in management with Bell helicopter in Hurst for 34 years before retiring oct. I 1995. He is survived by his wife of 41 years Amelia Longo grape Vine a son and daughter in Law Tim and Deann Long of Haslet a daughter Tina Long of Denton his Mother Zona Long of Southlake two Brothers Bobbie Long of Grapevine and Harriet Long of Southlake a sister Alma Williams of Southlake three grandchildren Keaton halon and Lindsie Long of Haslet and two step grandchildren Bandi Bruton and Coy Burton also of Haslet. 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