Columbia, Boone County seek sales tax for 911, emergency management

Monday, February 18, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST; updated 10:56 a.m. CDT, Thursday, March 14, 2013

COLUMBIA — Sheriff Dwayne Carey is so passionate about getting Boone County voters to approve a three-eighths-cent sales tax for the 911 and emergency management systems he plans to campaign for the ballot measure as if it were a bid for re-election.