Rhea plan to expand ‘police powers’ will roll over the people

print A proposal to make Rhea County government toothier and more aggressive surprised many residents on learning that it will come up at a commission meeting Tuesday. The proposal by commissioner Bill Hollin intends to target a narrowly defined problem upon which most people would agree: Nuisances. By David Tulis / Noogaradio 92.7 The bill’s teeth are sharp. It would empower the county to “define, prohibit, abate, suppress, prevent and regulate all acts, practices, conduct, businesses, occupations, callings, trades, uses of property and all other things whatsoever detrimental, or liable to be detrimental, to the health, morals, comfort, safety, convenience or welfare … Continue reading Rhea plan to expand ‘police powers’ will roll over the people