The Marion County Fiscal Court is ready to pursue legal action against some businesses that have outstanding sanitation bills. The magistrates voted unanimously to authorize the county attorney to file legal action.
"The point is everyone needs to pay," Magistrate Roger "Cotton" Smothers said.
Marion County Judge/Executive John G. Mattingly presented the fiscal court with a list of seven businesses that owe more than $24,000 combined in unpaid bills.
The businesses are:
- Majestic Carpets, $10,408