Request being made for increased 911 funding
Published 10/31/2012, West Fargo Pioneer
Residents of West Fargo will be voting Tuesday on a proposed fifty cent telephone fee increase to fund the City’s share of the emergency 911 communications services. The current fee assessed each telephone service or a wireless service subscriber in West Fargo is $1. The telephone service provider collects the fees and directs them back to the local body of government. The funds are earmarked by law to pay the costs of providing emergency communications services.Word count: 412
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