April 20, 2014

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Commissioners' Journal April 14 - EMA
Tax levy renewal for library to appear on ballot

By JIM LANGHAM • Progress Feature Writer

PAULDING – A renewal of a tax levy covering current operating expenses for Paulding County Carnegie Library will be appearing on the May 6, 2014 Primary Election.

The operating expenses rate is not to exceed 2.17 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.217 for each one hundred dollars of valuation for five years, commencing in 2014 and first due in calendar year 2015.

Library director Susan Pieper stated recently that the State of Ohio Public Library Fund for 2014 is projected to include another cut of over $25,000 for Paulding’s library system.

Commissioners, sheriff looking for more effective countywide radio system

By JIM LANGHAM • Progress Feature Writer

PAULDING – Paulding County commissioners and Sheriff Jason Landers are currently working aggressively to secure a more effective radio communication system for law enforcement officials in the county.