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Sales tax revenue up 21.6 %

Marion County sales tax receipts in April were $47,303. Marion County Commission reviewed the information Friday.

That is an increase of 18.5 percent from April 2010. Total sales tax receipts for 2011 through April were $214,561, up 21.6 percent from the same period in 2010.

In other business:

  • Cooperative Grain and Supply of Hillsboro will sell 6,550 gallons of fuel to Road and Bridge Department for $22,487. Cardie Oil Company of Tampa bid $22,755.
  • A resolution was approved appointing Dan D’Albini as emergency management director. The county hired D’Albini on March 14, but the resolution was required by other agencies.
  • Construction on a bridge on 240th Road near the Chase County line will probably begin in August, Road and Bridge Superintendent Jim Herzet told the commission.

The next commission meeting will be Monday.

Last modified May 4, 2011