A new retirement plan being offered to members of the Scott City Police Department is the major contributor to a nearly one mill increase in the city’s tax levy for the 2021 budget year.
Saivyn Glaze masters the paddle board while taking Red Cross swim lessons at the Scott City pool on Tuesday morning. This final session of swim lessons is being held this week. More photos are on page 21. (Record Photo)
During a special meeting on Monday morning, the Scott County Commission voted to opt out of Gov. Laura Kelly’s executive order requiring school districts to have students, staff and visitors wear masks inside school attendance centers this fall.
When faced with no other alternative, distance learning filled the need as school districts had to quickly transition away from in-person instruction last spring.
The generosity of Scott County businesses and community members has been demonstrated repeatedly over the years, and it’s been particularly evident during the annual Scott County Fair premium livestock auction.