Weed District mill levy pitched to Pachyderms
March 20, 2017
Hill County Weed Control District Supervisor Terry Turner spoke to the Pachyderm Club Friday, making his case for a mill levy that will be on the ballot in the May 25 special election.
Turner said that if the request for new mills is granted, it should be enough to last the weed control district for another 25 to 30 years.
"I can take a dollar of these tax dollars and stretch it about three dollars out," he said.
Turner, who has worked for the Hill County Noxious Weed Control District since 1979, said his department will ask voters for up to 4 mills from the county each year. A pamphle...