Shimkus Announces Fire Grant to St. Peter


Published on March 14 2013 11:45 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

Local Congressman John Shimkus has announced funding to the St. Peter Fire Protection District.

The federal funding totals $49,400.  The program funds firefighter training, firefighter equipment, firefighter personal protective equipment, firefighter wellness and fitness, and modifications to fire stations and facilities.

Fire departments and non hospital-affiliated emergency medical services are eligible for AFG grants.