Catch 22 --- Damned if you do, damned if you don't Somervell County Salon-Glen Rose, Rainbow, Nemo, Glass....Texas

Salon is now an archive. New site here
This site's archives
Somervell County Hospital District NEW Board
Catch 22 --- Damned if you do, damned if you don't

6 June 2014 at 2:15:05 AM

With great interest (and with strong opinions) I want success for OUR county!  It's exciting to see taxpayers finally getting involved and really taking an interest in the workings of taxing entities of Somervell County. We need to be vocal. While our opinions may differ, we are engaging our rights (hopefully in a more civilized way in the future). Other parts of Texas encountering same problems with run-away expenses are watching us. Who knows maybe we will become the model on how this should be done. If it was a piece of cake and already successful, no one would be so interested .

OUR new hospital district board has had 3 meetings---

1.  being sworn in (the previous board not giving them all required paperwork), 

2. Meeting at school administration building (adjourned first thing because of non-ADA compliance, but no other entity in county is or has been compliant ), and

3.  meeting held at citizens center (ADA compliant in less than a week and discussing openly items on agenda). 

Much has been said about agendas , but bottom line is this board has tried to get community engaged from get-go  (reason at initial meeting they discussed a larger meeting place and changed meeting times from 7:30 am to evening meetings). Success!!!!   They have acted responsibly to date------Regardless what road blocks have been used. 

The board has been open with us taxpayers. (Stirring up a hornets nest --- I guess we are not accustomed with such honesty).  Now if only everyone listens and understands WHY they HAVE to look at EVERYTHING! This is our tax money!!!!!!!  Also laws are in place that must be followed.  (Adherence is a must)

You would FAULT them if they didn't  (loudly I expect). So there you go.

Catch 22!!!!  Damned if you do--damned if you don't  !!!!




Permalink Tags:          
     Views: 1755 
Latest Blog Post by ConcernedCitizen -Williams convicted of Capitol murder--now awaiting sentencing
More Posts You Might Enjoy
Glen Rose Medical Center posted a patient record online and it stayed there for nearly 2 years
Needed: Public Truth Officer
A New Beginning for Somervell County Hospital District
Glen Rose Medical Center spends over $90,000 on lawyers in 10 months, a large piece of which was used to fight the dissolution petition
Somervell County Salon Blog is now an archive site. Commenting not enabled.

Click Here for Main Page

Today Is  
Friday, October 22, 2021

Latest Posts

More Blog Headlines