COUNTY APPROVES RESOLUTION ASKING STATE TO USE 911 CALL FUND PROPERLY

County Commissioners have approved a resolution that supports legislation to make sure 9-1-1 emergency call money is spent properly.  The State collects a fee on everyone’s phone bill; however, out of nearly $1.5 billion collected, only 11 percent is spent on eligible expenses.  County governments statewide have spent $175 million on various capital improvements over…