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April 5, 2014 12:00 AM

Fort Worth crime control district a proven success that ought to be renewed

Because of rising crime rates and strained municipal budgets in many Texas cities during the 1980s and early 1990s, the state Legislature in 1993 amended a law that allowed cities in counties over 1 million population to create crime control districts supported by sales taxes.

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