Mt. Vernon Register-News


November 22, 2013

County to recall two deputies



n A $20 fee from court fees will be earmarked for CASA — Court Appointed Special Advocates. Executive Director Becky Whisenhunt made the request on behalf of the organization, and was supported by Hoffman and Burge.

n The county renewed its membership in the Illinois Association of County Boards and the United Counties Council of Illinois.

n The 2013-14 budget received final approval in committee; as well as the 2013-14 proposed levies.

n An ordinance was tentatively approved for an impound fee on vehicles. Burge requested the $100 fee to help reduce expenses offset by manpower hours when deputies impound vehicles. Burge said a similar ordinance has been adopted for the city of Mt. Vernon for the MVPD.

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