Hays City Commissioner calls for joint city/county meetings, again

The top managers for the city of Hays, City Manager Toby Dougherty, and Ellis County, County Administrator Phillip Smith-Hanes, meet regularly. The elected governing bodies, not so much, and City Commissioner Henry Schwaller is unhappy about that.

“How often do we work with the county? Not enough and never,” according to Hays City Commissioner Henry Schwaller, although he concedes “there are things we do work and share on.”

Schwaller recently talked on the KAYS Eagle Radio Morning Show about the ongoing need for more and better cooperation between the county’s governing bodies.

(Read more: Hays Post)