Government, Local News

JoCo initiates sheriff district formation

By CJ Schatza IVN copy editor

With a funding crisis on the horizon for the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office, the JoCo Board of Commissioners set a public hearing to consider a law enforcement service district at its June 22 weekly business session.Days earlier, Commissioner Dan DeYoung went before the Grants Pass City Council to detail a proposed 3% sales tax that would run from April 15 through Oct. 15 each . . .