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New leaders ready for commission changes

Goals and objectives for the new term of elected leaders indicate a different perspective for the Washington County Commission.

“We should operate as an executive board rather than micromanaging the daily operations,” Commissioner Todd Hensley said during the first official meeting on Sept. 2. “We need to develop this as a mission and put it out there for the public.”

Commissioner Joe Wise agreed. “We need to look at the board of commissioners as a governing body,” he said. “We’re here to set governance on a broad term.” More...

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