Commentary: Tontitown's Move Not A Solution For Public Safety

Posted: March 14, 2014 at 6 a.m.

It will come as no surprise the leaders of the local tempest known as Tontitown might take actions that aren't in the best interests of the town's residents and businesses. The very way the town is governed comes to mind, but today we're getting a little more specific than that.

What’s the Point?

Conversion the Tontitown Police Department into a public safety department is a get-by response to a politically difficult issue, not a long-term solution.

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