SOURCE: Rural/Metro Corporation

October 09, 2008 18:00 ET

Rural/Metro Announces Date of 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - October 9, 2008) - Rural/Metro Corporation (NASDAQ: RURL), a leading provider of ambulance and private fire protection services, announced today that its 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at the Company's corporate offices, 9221 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale, Arizona.

Rural/Metro Corporation is a leading provider of emergency and non-emergency ambulance services and private fire protection services in 22 states and approximately 400 communities throughout the United States. For more information, visit the company's web site at


Contact Information

    Liz Merritt, Rural/Metro Corporation
    (480) 606-3337

    Sharrifah Al-Salem
    FD Ashton Partners
    (415) 293-4414