Taft looking for a new city manager

Posted at 6:54 PM, Dec 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-03 19:54:01-05

TAFT, Texas — There's been a shakeup at Taft City Hall where the search is on for a new city manager.

Taft’s current city manager, Denise Hitt, was voted out of office by the city council at their last meeting.

Hitt was dismissed for a lack of confidence.

She'll remain on the job until the first of the year.

Despite her dismissal, Taft Mayor Pedro Lopez did credit Hitt for helping the town go from a negative budget to a positive one.