Fire Chief Rick Ennis, Fire Tax on Nov. 2014 Ballot in Cape Girardeau [VIDEO]

Cape Girardeau Fire Department Chief Rick Ennis discusses the history of the Fire Tax, a 1/4-cent sales tax originally approved by voters in 2004. Of the tax, 1/8-cent is up for a renewal vote in November 2014. Fire Tax funding is used to help keep Cape safe by keeping facilities and vehicles up to date for public safety personnel.

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