Tony Vero

Richland County Commissioner Tony Vero speaks Tuesday during a meeting of the Mansfield Rotary Club.

MANSFIELD -- It's a routine speech aimed at explaining the normal public finances of Richland County government.

But county Commissioner Tony Vero on Tuesday also used his remarks during a Mansfield Rotary Club meeting to hammer home the "generational" opportunities found in American Rescue Plan Act funds.

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