On second reading, magistrates on the Trigg County Fiscal Court unanimously voted for the ordinance, with District Six Magistrate Larry Lawrence making the motion to approve and District Three Magistrate Jon Goodwin seconding. The ordinance will take effect next Wednesday with the ordinance’s publication in The Cadiz Record.
Former Trigg County Attorney H.B. Quinn, who drafted the original ordinance in late 2009 after the referendum was successful by 36 votes, again talked to magistrates about the changes but was much briefer than he was two weeks ago.
“We did go ahead and add … a declaration of economic hardship so the county would have more flexibility in pursuing certain things,” Quinn said.
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