Do you have noxious weeds in your yard, tune in to find out in this episode of the County Seat. A weed really is just a plant out of place, but noxious weeds are upsetting ecosystems and watersheds. Find out the damage noxious weeds can cause, how to identify them and how controlling noxious weeds can help with keeping wild fires under control.
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Counties collect taxes for school districts and municipalities but they also collect taxes to run the county itself. Each year the county has to create and balance a budget. Accounting for all the services and needs for a county is no small task. What happens though when a revenue stream that a county is counting on in the budget dries up. Chad Booth joins the Tooele County Commissioners and Treasurer to discuss the hard decisions they had to make when the county found itself in a cash crunch.