March sales tax revenue for the State of Missouri is reportedly down by 4 percent, but Laclede County appears to have a strong revenue base so far. Laclede County Clerk and Finance Director Linda Cansler said they didn’t experience the revenue drop like other area’s, but says that could change….

And Cansler said her office and the Commission plans for emergencies when building the annual budget…

Laclede County showed strong revenue for the first 3 months of of 2020, including $206-thousand-717 in March for the general fund; that’s up more than $18-thousand-dollars from a year ago.