Numbers Tell Tale In Tontitown

Posted: July 16, 2014 at 7:58 p.m.

While the smoke appears to be clearing over the Tontitown City Council's plans for a city-owned and operated fire department, cursory review of city financial information (available at http://www.tontitown.com/financials) prompts a few nagging questions: 1)Why the rush to establish a city-owned fire department? 2) Can the city afford this undertaking at the present time? 3) Are citizens better protected as a result of these actions?

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