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Ocoee, Florida / Elderly #238528

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 10, 1975
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(Studio) Ocoee, Florida, tries to help elderly beat economy crunch.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Ocoee, Florida) City commission abolishes water and sanitation service charges for residents 65 and older. [City commissioner William STINNETT - says community wants to show its appreciation to elderly of Ocoee.] Ea. old person to save av. of $150 per year [ELDERLY - react to community help plan.] State's attorney general says it's illegal for town to rebate city property taxes to elderly. [Florida attorney general Robert SHEVIN - says returning levied taxes to elderly to be difficult.]

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

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