The Clay County Commission voted to authorize the sale of Certificates of Participation to fund improvement projects across the county with no tax increase. Clay County budgets millions of dollars per year to keep up with the compounding effects of deferred construction, maintenance, and safety upgrades. The estimated annual bond payment is $3.5 million, to be satisfied by reallocating funds used routinely for these types of projects. Rather than leaving important projects untouched, the county will take meaningful and responsible steps forward. Click here for full Press Release.