594 Departments Awarded Nearly $38 Million

Long awaited round 8 awards announced Friday.


The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the United States Fire Administration (USFA) announced the eighth round of FY 2002 Assistance to Firefighter Grant Awards (FIRE Act), for 594 fire departments. The monetary investment announced in this round is $37,804,691.

As in the earlier rounds, the bulk of this round