Residents Criticize Benton County Ambulance Plan

Posted: January 29, 2014 at 5 a.m.

County residents complained in turn Tuesday of being “held hostage,” “threatened” and “double taxed” by the plan to pay cities for rural ambulance service.

At A Glance

Town Hall Meetings

Several of Benton County’s justices of the peace are planning meetings to offer information on the plan to make ambulance service available in rural areas. The meetings are:

6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Centerton Fire Department.

7 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Prairie Creek Community Building, 14432 Arkansas 12 in Rogers.

Source: Staff Report

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