The Henry County Commissioners have approved placing a levy on the May ballot for Hope Services. This tax issue would be a 2-mill replacement levy designed to generate about 1.2 million dollars annually, over a period of five years. The current levy for Hope Services provides about $802,000 each year. This replacement levy revenue would help Hope Services pay for operating and maintaining residential and adult service facilities; along with providing support services for infants, children, and adults with developmental disabilities. This replacement levy is proposed for the May 7th election in
Commissioners have also sent a letter to the Ohio EPA, informing them that the
All the current space at the landfill will reach capacity by May 3rd; and the Henry County Commissioners have decided not to pay for an expansion at the current facility, due to the excessive cost for permits, licensing, and construction.