Cass County Board approves fund transfers

Monday night, the Cass County Board approved fund transfers and heard reports of standing committees, in a 40-minute session.

But the most important news may have come in just a couple of sentences about a non-agenda item. The Beardstown Ambulance Department handled 26 calls since assuming responsibility March 1 for service to the eastern half of the county, and things are going well.

The board took two separate actions transferring funds within the treasury. One measure transferred $100,000 from the general fund to the capitol improvement fund to pay for maintenance on county-owned properties including the courthouse. &nbsp;&nbsp;<ahref=""><spanstyl... 13px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">To view more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.</span></a></p>