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Wake County Looking Harder for Litter Bugs

Posted November 19, 2007 9:48 p.m. EST

— Wake County commissioners voted Monday to step-up enforcement efforts for people who litter.

Off-duty sheriff's deputies will be on the look-out for people dumping garbage illegally.

Hefty fines are also part of the new effort. First-time violators can expect to pay a $250 fine.

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