She said many residents may not believe the levy has a significant impact on them. But the health district uses the money for providing some vaccines to adults, investigating communicable diseases and tracking illnesses related to food, among other services.
Mark Westfall, a Rush Twp. trustee, said since the levy provides a reliable revenue stream to the health district, it also provides townships and villages with a better idea of the amount they owe each year to the district for services.
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