Disabled http://wkms.org en Fines Increase for Disabled Parking Tag Fraud http://wkms.org/post/fines-increase-disabled-parking-tag-fraud <p>Illinois legislation will raise fines for people that misuse disabled parking tags to $600 next year. The new law also imposes a $1,000 fine on any healthcare provider who knowingly falsifies the certification allowing someone to get a disability plate or parking decal.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 14:45:25 +0000 The Associated Press 19648 at http://wkms.org Fines Increase for Disabled Parking Tag Fraud Fines for parking fraud increase http://wkms.org/post/fines-parking-fraud-increase <p>Illinois legislation will raise fines for people that misuse disabled parking tags to $600 next year. The new law also imposes a $1,000 fine on any healthcare provider that knowingly falsifies the certification that allows someone to get a disability plate or parking decal.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 19:38:18 +0000 The Associated Press 19611 at http://wkms.org Fines for parking fraud increase Hopkins County Firefighter Opt Out Exemption http://wkms.org/post/hopkins-county-firefighter-opt-out-exemption <p>Elderly and Disabled Hopkins County residents can now opt out of firefighter dues permanently instead of notifying the county each year.&nbsp; Officials say anyone who is 65 or older or who has a disability exemption may choose to opt out indefinitely. The ordinance allows anyone in the county to refuse to pay yearly dues to their volunteer firefighter departments. However, should a fire break out, the property or homeowner would be responsible for the entire cost of the firefighters response. Residents have until June 1st to opt out.</p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:32:50 +0000 Drew Adams 17758 at http://wkms.org Hopkins County Firefighter Opt Out Exemption