The Payson Town Council last week voted against merging the Payson, Hellsgate and Houston Mesa fire departments.
Officials negotiated the merger for two years, which won overwhelming support from firefighters. The departments spent thousands on a consultant, which concluded a merger would save money, not require a tax increase and improve services.
– PUB DATE: 5/14/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: Payson Roundup
Source: SEAFC National Fire News