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Hiring of Conn. volunteer firefighters sparks controversy - 06/09/2014

The Advocate

STAMFORD, Conn. — The Fire Commission voted this week to hire eight volunteer firefighters after an application process that the city's fire union criticized ...


Reno firefighters sue to block layoffs - 05/30/2014

RENO, Nev. — Firefighters who will be laid off July 1 have sued the city, arguing the layoffs are a breach of their collective bargaining agreement and put the residents at risk.


Volunteer fire department receives $40K AFG grant - 05/29/2014

Syracuse.com

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — The Taunton Fire Department has received more than $40,000 in federal funding to replace equipment including its air-filling station for its breathing ...


$200K grant awarded to NY fire department for new equipment - 05/29/2014

Hudson Valley Reporter

CARMEL, N.Y. — The Carmel Fire Department will receive a $203,965 investment for new life-saving equipment through the federal Assistance to Firefighters ...


Volunteer fire department receives Homeland Security grant - 05/21/2014

Herald-Mail Media

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Md. — The Washington County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association will receive a $488,200 grant from the Department of Homeland Security ...


NY fire department receives $40K federal grant - 05/21/2014

Watertown Daily Times

WEST STOCKHOLM, N.Y. — U.S. Sens. Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand announced $40,375 in federal funding for the West Stockholm Fire Department ...


Audits matter: Why you should never lie to FEMA - 05/19/2014

When planning your grant applications, you must build a strong profile of your department and its service area.

In order to achieve this, gather demographic information from your ...


Community steps in to aid cash-strapped firefighters - 05/12/2014

The Tribune-Democrat

CENTRAL CITY, Pa. — It’s a story of a community coming together to address a need.

With the escalating costs of fuel, insurance and ...


Firefighters to be fired as grant expiration looms - 05/07/2014

Firefighters to be fired as grant expiration looms - 05/07/2014

CBS Sacramento

AUBURN, Calif. — The fire season is expected to be bad as a result of the drought, but one local fire department may need to cut one-third of its staff.

Auburn ...


Reno city council votes to layoff 35 firefighters - 05/01/2014

Reno city council votes to layoff 35 firefighters - 05/01/2014

Reno Gazette-Journal

RENO, Nev. — In a 5-2 vote, the Reno City Council today authorized laying off 35 firefighters despite pleas from the fire union and homeowners to preserve ...


S.C. fire department to use grant to hire more firefighters - 04/30/2014

Group State

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — The Spartanburg Fire Department will soon add new firefighter positions to its roster, an addition made possible through a federal grant that ...


Mich. fire department awarded FEMA grant - 04/30/2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — New exhaust handling equipment and a filling station for air bottles for the Battle Creek Fire Department paid with a federal grant ...


Pa. fire department receives $176K grant - 04/23/2014

The Reporter Online

UPPER GWYNEDD, Pa. — On March 21, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded the Upper Gwynedd Township Fire Department a Staffing ...


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