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Municipalities must become self-sufficient

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While Mayor Willie Hendricks and the council are sensitive to residents’ financial situations, they realize that something needs to change to prepare for the future.

As our state legislators have said, there’s only so much money that will continue to be made available for local projects. Hendricks acknowledges the need for each municipality, no matter how small, to create funds for emergencies, repairs and upgrades for the services it offers.

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