Oops: New Houston-area street sign has typo – FOX13 Memphis

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A new street sign in a Texas city has caused some red faces among Harris County officials.

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The sign, near the Houston-area city of Cypress, is supposed to read “Hempstead,” KHOU reported. However, the letters “s” and “t” are transposed, so the sign reads as “Hemptsead,” the television station reported.

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Harris County officials said they are aware of the typographical glitch and are working to fix the problem, KHOU reported.