Putting Kids First gaining signatures for fall mental health vote

Monday, July 9, 2012 | 5:49 p.m. CDT; updated 6:26 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 9, 2012

COLUMBIA — The people behind Boone County's Putting Kids First initiative have collected more than 6,000 signatures on a petition they hope will finally get a proposed mental health services tax on the Nov. 7 ballot.