Commission annexes land in short meeting
By RANDY GONZALES
Hays city commissioners approved annexation of property adjacent to city limits in Thursday's meeting at city hall.
The area annexed is lot 3 and the west 71 feet of lot 2 in block 2 of the Marvin F. Braun addition. It is located at the northeast corner of the intersection of General Hays Road and east 43rd Street. The owner requested annexation of the property into city limits to facilitate development for commercial purposes.
Also under new business was the report of the city manager. Toby Dougherty reported road improvements started on 13th Street on Wednesday. He said seal coat is scheduled to start today on 13th Street, from Vine to Milner, starting at approximately 6 p.m. until dark each day until completed.
Mayor Kent Steward was absent from the meeting, which lasted five minutes.