Pawlenty creates task force to study regional fire service
Gov. Tim Pawlenty late Friday created through executive order a task force to study shared fire and rescue service delivery.
The move comes perhaps in response to a $1.2 billion state budget deficit and that he may eye taking some of the $400 million slated to go out to cities and counties at the end of the month.
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