County Debt

Debt can crowd out other priorities from the budget

A temporary increase for a good reason is understandable, but constant, high levels of debt put the taxpayer on the hook for more interest payments in the future. County supervisors should pay off debt in a timely manner without taking on additional burdens.

The map below shows each county's population and debt per capita: 

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