Mount Vernon News
Mount Vernon News
January 12, 2013 9:14 am EST




  • “I sometimes shop in Westerville and their sales tax is a little higher. I know we need it, but payroll tax is going up so it’s a little more coming out of my check, So I have mixed feelings about it.”

    Sarah Riegel, Centerburg
  • “What happened to the money that was supposed to go to that? Everyone has to cut back.”

    Ron Fraser, Mount Vernon
  • “Everyone is already paying enough. At 6.5 percent we should be fine. From what I’ve seen, the things that need to be fixed are not being fixed. I think money should go to real safety issues like teen driving. And I think repairs should be timely, like done at night like Columbus does it.”

    Dan Bittinger, Mount Vernon
  • “If it actually went to the roads, it would be good. Good roads help take care of your car.”

    Tiffany Stevens, Fredericktown
  • “They do need some money and they do need the road work.”

    Richard McLarnan, Mount Venron

  • “No. They have to learn to live in the budget. It’s easy to go to the public and ask for more money.”

    Antonius Badoux, Mount Vernon

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