La Plata County Commissioners approved placing a question to form and fund a county-wide health district. The district would serve as a funding agency to increase access to primary care, enhance mental-health services,and improve preventive-care services. The ballot question would include a 1.7 mill levy to fund the district and the election of a seven-member board of directors. A district judge will set the election date in the coming weeks.
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