Hillsboro City Council and Mayor Drew Hastings along with other council members projected positivity for the future at their Monday meeting. Both say they are hopeful for progress, plus the will to get things done.

The mayor suggested starting assorted programs, such as a trash program to clean up the city. 

Hastings also commented on traveling through other towns, comparing those with Hillsboro and asking how Hillsboro can improve itself. to provide a brighter future for it's citizens.