Work is underway on the county road that leads to Tyson. Steve Harris of the Hempstead County Economic Development Corporations says his organization has helped with the project. Hempstead County took the lead role in the reconstruction and there is state money in the mix. The EDC put $30,000 into the project. The road is about half finished according to Harris and he said the EDC was happy to hlelp. The road has long needed rebuilding and thanks to the cooperative effort it will soon be finished. Tyson is Hempstead County’s largest employer.