Monroe County Treasurer Taylor Abbott is attempting to streamline county banking procedures by establishing direct deposit for all county employees.

County payroll direct deposit possibility remains in limbo

On Jan. 2, Monroe County Treasurer Taylor Abbott presented the Monroe County Commissioners with a plan to save the county time and money by enrolling county workers and employees in a direct deposit program.

Abbott cited materials from several different sources outlining the benefits of the system to all parties involved and the reasons 80 percent of Americans today receive direct deposit as opposed to a traditional check in hand and 90 percent of Americans receive their IRS refund through direct deposit as opposed to a hard check in the ma

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