City to Choose Water and Sewer District Commissioners

Pictured (L-R): Governor Bryant was joined by Sen. Philip Moran (third from left, R-Kiln), Rep. Patricia Willis (third from right, R-Diamondhead), Diamondhead Mayor Tommy Schafer IV (second from right) and members of the Diamondhead City Council.

DheadWSToday, Governor Phil Bryant signed into law House bill 896 that states members of the board of commissioners of the water and sewer district of Diamondhead shall be appointed by the governing authority of Diamondhead. Designated members will also be given the same voting power as the mayor. Rep. Patricia Willis (right of Governor, R-Diamondhead) was the primary author on the bill.

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