Voters Approve Cameron's Ambulance Tax

Published 11/05 2013 08:18PM

Updated 11/06 2013 08:53AM

(CAMERON, Mo.) Voters in Clinton and DeKalb counties approved an ambulance tax Tuesday.

The half-cent tax was approved by an a margin of nearly 2-to-1. The tax passed 298 to 157.

The tax is expected to raise around $650,000 for the city's ambulance district.

The money will help pay to update the ambulance fleet, hire more staff and cover maintenance costs on their vehicles.

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