SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 9 Rural/MetroCorporation (Nasdaq: RURL) announced it will release results for the fiscal2008 first quarter ended September 30, 2007 and fiscal 2007 fourth quarter and12 months ended June 30, 2007 before the opening of markets on November 14,2007. In conjunction, the Company will host a conference call and webcast todiscuss these results beginning at 9 a.m. (Pacific)/ 11 a.m. (Eastern).
Also on that day, the Company expects to file with the Securities andExchange Commission ("SEC") its annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal yearended June 30, 2007 and amended quarterly reports on Form 10-Q/A for thequarters ended September 30, 2006, December 31, 2006, and March 31, 2007.These amended reports will include restated consolidated financial informationfor the interim periods and the fiscal year ended June 30, 2006.
The Company has requested an extension to file its quarterly report onForm 10-Q for the first quarter ended September 30, 2007, so that it maycomplete the above-referenced documents and submit all filings to the SEC onNovember 14, 2007.
Individuals wishing to join the Company's conference call should dial(888) 819-8015 (domestic) or (913) 981-5519 (international). For interestedindividuals unable to join the call, a replay will be available until midnight(Eastern) November 15, 2007. To access the replay, dial (888) 203-1112(domestic) or (719) 457-0820 (international). The required pass code toaccess the replay is 3642507. A live audio webcast also will be madeavailable at http://www.ruralmetro.com, with a replay available for 90 daysfollowing the call.
Rural/Metro Corporation is a leading provider of emergency andnon-emergency ambulance services, and private fire protection services in 23states and approximately 400 communities throughout the United States. Formore information, visit the company's web site at http://www.ruralmetro.com.CONTACT: Liz Merritt, Rural/Metro Corporation (investors) 480-606-3337 Jeff Stanlis, Hayden Communications (media) 480-510-7228 (RURL/F)
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