Fire Chief Jimmy Chew and Public Works Director Nick Williams will be featured tonight in the second week of Stephenville City Council work sessions being held as part of the preparation process for the 2007-08 budget.

The meeting, which will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Training Room (Columbia Street entrance) at Stephenville City Hall, 298 W. Washington St.

A quorum of council members of the Stephenville City Council may be present, but no action will be taken, City Secretary Cindy Stafford said.

Last week, the council listened to presentations from Stafford and Betty Chew, director of community development.

DOUG MYERS is Managing Editor of the Empire-Tribune. He can be reached at or (254) 965-3124, ext. 229.