WV FIRE DEPARTMENTS Three WV Fire Departments To Get Federal Funding
Reported by: Heath Harrison
Web Producer: Heath Harrison
Reported: Feb. 24, 2013 4:30 PM EST
Updated: Feb. 24, 2013 10:43 PM EST
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Federal funding was announced for three W.Va. fire departments Sunday.
U.S. Senators Jay Rockefeller and Joe Manchin, along with Rep. Nick Rahall announced more than $173,000 in federal funding for the departments to purchase safety equipment and strengthen training and wellness programs.
The Ellenboro Volunteer Fire Department will receive $78,470, the Harts Volunteer Fire Department will receive $47,443 and the Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department will receive $47,272, according to a news release from Rockefeller’s office.
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