Murphys, CA — On June 26 Murphys voters will decide whether they want to pay an extra tax.
The money would pay for a new firefighter/EMT position 24 hours a day for the Murphys Fire Protection District.
If approved, property owners in the district would pay $40 for unimproved parcels and $89 on improved parcels.
The money would also pay for fire protection equipment and emergency medical response.
The election will be a mail in ballot. There are 2,214 registered voters in the district.
Written by Vanessa Turner.