City Officials Testify

When the legislature is in session, nothing compares to the effectiveness of city officials testifying at the Capitol. City officials who take their time to travel to Austin to speak out on important city issues should be applauded by us all.

Among the city officials who recently testified in front of legislative committees are the following:

  • Tom Schoolcraft, Mayor, Helotes
  • Keith Stretcher, City Attorney, Midland
  • John Dugan, Community Development Director, San Antonio
  • Mark Solomon, City Councilman, Richardson
  • Jay Doegey, City Attorney, Arlington
  • Ignacio Ramirez, City Attorney, Baytown
  • Frank Seffrood, Mayor Pro Tem, Copperas Cove
  • Connie Standridge, City Manager, Corsicana
  • Vonciel Jones Hill, Councilmember, Dallas
  • Stephen Costello, Councilmember, Houston
  • Jim Finley, City Attorney, Longview
  • Jim Gerlt, Councilmember, Lubbock
  • Ed Smith, Mayor, Marshall
  • Frank Johnson, City Manager, Marshall
  • Malcolm Duncan, Mayor, Waco
  • Nick Fehrenbach, Manager of Regulatory Affairs and Utility Franchising, Dallas
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