News: Tucson weighs new liquor tax

Tucson needs to recover the money it spends on paramedics, police and courts when people drink too much and get into trouble, a city councilman said. Councilman Steve Leal said the city should look at imposing a tax on alcohol sales. Leal has instructed the City Manager’s Office to figure out how much the city spends on services such as police time, paramedics and court costs on people who were drinking alcohol. You can read the full article here.


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