GUEST COMMENTARY: 911 tax should be seen as price tag for safety

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 | 4:30 p.m. CDT; updated 8:25 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Community safety cannot be compromised.  There are certain issues and functions in our community that we must support.  Now is the time to support Joint Communications/911 and Emergency Management Services. It’s critical we vote "Yes" on April 2 for Boone County’s Proposition 1, which will provide funding for updating our 911 and Emergency Management System.