Sales tax bump in Okanogan County would fund emergency communications
Much of system at "end of life"
Last updated 9/18/2019 at 9:40am
Okanogan County voters will be asked on the Nov. 5 general election ballot to approve a tax meant to upgrade emergency communication systems and facilities.
The Okanogan County Sheriff's Office explains the need for the tax by detailing the current state of the system used by fire, emergency management services, and police first responders in Okanogan County.
Existing radio repeater equipment...