Greene County, Mo - Special Prosecuting Attorney Amy Fite has released her findings Tuesday in a case designed to review actions, surrounding community education for a sales tax increase presented to Greene County voters in November 2017.
After following a thorough review, the special prosecutor ruled Greene County Commissioner Bob Cirtin did not commit legal or ethical wrongdoing in his actions surrounding the tax-related Political Action Committee or community education activities.
Further, the case concluded the conduct did not involve a willful or fraudulent violation or neglect of any official duty.
While conducting the review Fite also concluded :
To see the full ruling, visit: https://www.greenecountymo.gov/files/PDF/file.pdf?id=32861
“I have the utmost respect for Amy Fite, I know she has an impeccable reputation and she brought that same sound judgement to this case and what was a thorough and complete look at all the facts and allegations,” Cirtin said.
Cirtin added: “This is great news and finally puts to rest these allegations. I am happy to be able to put my focus and the community’s focus on what we have wanted to do all along, which is working to grow and better Greene County.”