Craig to consider tax-free ordinance for first responders

    Craig, Alaska (KINY) -The Craig City Council will hold a first reading Thursday of an ordinance that would exempt first responders from sales tax.

    City Administrator John Bolling told News of the North the two full-time, and one part-time position would be eligible.

    Some volunteers, such as EMTs, would be eligible if they respond to a sufficient number of calls annually.

    The exemption would apply to all goods and services purchased in the city.

    City council meetings have limited seating capacity due to COVID-19 protocols.

    For those wishing to attend the council meeting remotely go to  zoom.us/j/5281996980, or watch the meeting at youtube.com/channel/UCTou8Pn03MIEjLLb9Em0Xrg. 

     

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