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Letters: Where are ESD tax dollars?




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May 16, 2012 | 1,350 views | 5 comments

Editor:

As a homeowner within the Eagle Creek subdivision, I have a concern for myself and my family when I need EMS. I have been told by volunteers at the Eagle Creek EMS that my tax dollars supporting ESD No. 2 have not been forthcoming.

Is this a problem of Wilson County tax office, or the governing board of ESD No. 2, or commissioners court? Surely any funds collected by the Wilson County tax collector designated for ESD No. 2 should be available and disbursed to them upon request. Why is this not being done in an efficient and timely manner?

DON DUFF

Floresville
 

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thankful to be here  
floresville  
May 16, 2012 8:50pm
 
question I understand that the eagle creek fire chiefs wife owns a private ambulance service located in poth next to the contract tow service why not let her company do all the ems calls all over wilson county just like the the ... More ›

 
Rusty  
Nails  
May 16, 2012 4:35pm
 
No, "Reader," I am not affiliated whatsoever with any private or voluteer organization. All anyone with any bit of common sense has to do is look around and see that every single one of four current volunteer providers ... More ›

 
Reader   
Floresville, TX  
May 16, 2012 2:47pm
 
@Rusty nails you probably are a private provider thats why you seem to think that is the answer. Just because other volunteer EMS providers are having problems doesn't mean that all are. Just like "Its me" ... More ›

 
Rusty  
Nails  
May 16, 2012 12:35pm
 
The reason that tax dollars have not been forthcoming is because ESD #2 has not selected a service provider to provide Fire and EMS protection. What most people fail to understand is that once an ESD is created, the money ... More ›

 
Its Me  
Over Here  
May 16, 2012 8:11am
 
Don it is a problem with the leadership of your volunteer organization.

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