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Section A: General News


Sheriff asks Poth to chip in for dispatch


Sheriff asks Poth to chip in for dispatch
Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr.


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Wilson County News
July 30, 2014
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Like the other three incorporated cities located entirely within the borders of Wilson County, Poth receives its emergency dispatch services through the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office. At the July 21 meeting of the Poth City Council, Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. asked the council to consider reimbursing the county for these services. . . .

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Watchdog  
Floresville  
August 2, 2014 2:20am
 
Yes, all entities should pay for services provided and the dispatch supervisor should be on call and train, which hasn't happened. The pay should be comparable to other agencies so competent people can work and not use the ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
August 1, 2014 11:51am
 
And your recommendation is?

 
No Nonsense  
USA  
July 31, 2014 10:37pm
 
So the gubment (county) bills the gubment (cities & perhaps ESD's) for services that the gubment would otherwise provide except there's another entity to collect more of our dollars. Yes! Indeed! How do I elect more ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
July 31, 2014 10:26pm
 
Everyone should pay for any government service they use. The charges should be equal and equitable and without exception or exemption. Or else no one should pay. And when you figure out how to do that let me know.

 
No Nonsense  
USA  
July 31, 2014 9:09pm
 
Sheriff Tackitt; I have a couple of questions: First; will the funds be used to supplement the pay of current dispatchers, thus enticing competent, well-trained dispatchers to apply or will the citizens be forced to endure ... More ›

 
Jacob Patterson  
Floresville, TX  
July 30, 2014 7:12pm
 
I can understand paying monthly for a service. But if there was no agreement before why make Poth reimburse for a service that Was considered to be mutual aid, and a service that was provided by Wilson County at no cost or signed ... More ›

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