Alva Ambulance Service lost a half million dollars last year
October 25, 2020
Last year, the City of Alva lost over a half million dollars on their emergency medical (ambulance) services. Alva EMS Director Julie Dennis, a member of the Woods County 522 Task Force, gave a presentation during the Alva City Council meeting Monday, Oct. 19. A Woods County proposition will be on the Nov. 3 general election ballot to form a 522 district to support county EMS services.
"522 refers to State Question 522 that was voted on and passed by Oklahoma voters in August of 1976," said Dennis. This amendment to the Oklahoma constitution allows a district to be formed to fund emergency...