Tontitown Fire Department Faces Bleak Future
Posted: April 20, 2014 at 5 a.m.
TONTITOWN -- The Tontitown Area Fire Department is running out of money because a contract for services with the city couldn't be worked out.
By The Numbers
Tontitown Area Fire Fees
The Tontitown Area Fire Department collects fees in its coverage area outside Tontitown. With no city contract, the department may have to levy membership fees in its entire coverage area.
• One-time initial membership: $100 for first year
• Annual renewal for residences: $75
• Annual renewal for businesses: $200
• Service calls to nonmembers: $1,000 for the first hour, $400 for each hour thereafter.
Source: Tontitown Area Fire Department
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