Work completed in Collector's and Assessor's offices
ACCESSIBILITY IMPROVED - Recent upgrades to the customer service area in the Crawford County Collector’s and Assessor’s offices have made the area more accessible to those who have limited mobility. In front of the Collector’s office, a new countertop has been installed to allow for a lower space to complete paperwork. A matching counter was put on the window to the Assessor’s office, while two workspaces were installed inside the Assessor’s reception area to allow for an accessible space to complete paperwork there.
New sidewalk for Health Department
SIDEWALK REPLACED - Workers poured a new sidewalk in front of the Crawford County Health Department in Steelville on December 9. The old sidewalk had been deteriorating to the point that it was not safe, especially for those with mobility concerns.
Crawford County nets more than $1million in sales tax for 2014
Crawford County brought in over $1 million in sales tax for the general revenue fund for 2014, a feat that’s only happened once before in the past seven years in 2012. The total general revenue sales tax reported for 2014 at the December 9 county commission meeting was $1,071,939.
Two charged with burglary near Sullivan
The Crawford County Prosecuting attorney filed felony charges against the following people between November 8 and December 1:
Alleged sex offender now charged with burglary
The Steelville woman who was charged just over a year ago with selling nude photos of a child, as well as allowing men to have sexual relations with the child for money has now been charged with burglary.
Theme for 2015 Crawford County Fair is 'American Pride'
The Crawford County Fair Board has chosen American Pride as the theme for the 2015 Fair. Fair dates are July 8, 9, 10 and 11.There will be no activities on Tuesday before the Fair. Tuesday is the time when people are bringing in animals.