* Beginning Monday, the west-bound traffic on 27th Street will be detoured at Fort, north to 29th Street, west to Hickory and then south to 27th Street. East-bound traffic will remain open through the intersection. The detour will last approximately three days -- pending weather conditions. The work is related to the 2014 waterline project on Fort Street. Signs will be in place to direct travelers. Drivers should use caution and if at all possible avoid the areas. The city of Hays regrets any inconvenience this might cause. For more information, call the Public Works Planning, Inspection and Enforcement Division at (785) 628-7310 or the contractor, APAC, at (785) 625-3459.
* The city of Ellis will be hosting a budget work session at 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall.