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Renewal tax to be added to upcoming election to save money

3 years ago August 08, 2012 Aug 8, 2012 Wednesday, August 08 2012 Wednesday, August 08, 2012 8:52:23 PM CDT in News
By: Trey Schmaltz

ST. GEORGE- Fire department leaders here plan to take advantage of the upcoming Presidential Election.

The organization will add a tax renewal vote to the election this year, instead of having it on a smaller ballot next year.

The fire department says it will also save money and the vote will get a higher turnout.

The renewal is described as the "backbone of operations," funding development, maintenance and operations like fire hydrant service.

If passed, the renewal would take effect in 2014.


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