Funding & Grants News

  • Ohio Dept. Owes Thousands in Premiums to State

    BELMONT COUNTY, Ohio -- Officials with the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation told NEWS9 that the Neffs Fire Department owes more than $91,000 in insurance premiums. State officials said the department has not paid their...

    News • March 30th, 2011

  • Round 17 AFG Grant Awards Announced

    On Friday, FEMA announced the 17th round of AFG grants.The primary goal of the AFG funds is to meet the firefighting and emergency response needs of fire departments and nonaffiliated emergency medical services organizations. Another goal of the program...

    News • March 25th, 2011

  • N.C. City Turns to Fuel Saving Equipment

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rising fuel prices are causing concern about possible shortfalls in the budgets for the Charlotte fire, police and sanitation departments. Police, fire, and trash collectors do a lot of driving, so they use a lot of fuel...

    News • March 24th, 2011

  • Round 16 of FY2010 AFG Awards Announced

    On Friday, March 18, the sixteenth round of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for FY '10 was announced.

    News • March 18th, 2011

  • Round 12 of FY2010 SAFER Awards Announced

    On Friday, March 18, the twelfth round of the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) awards for FY '10 was announced.

    News • March 18th, 2011

  • Round 15 of FY2010 AFG Awards Announced

    On Friday, March 11, the fifteenth round of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for FY '10 was announced.

    News • March 11th, 2011

  • 11th Round of FY2010 SAFER Awards Announced

    On Friday, March 11, the eleventh round of the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) awards for FY '10 was announced.

    News • March 11th, 2011

  • Two Hard-Hit N.J. Cities Accept SAFER Grants

    Atlantic City and Camden accepted grants allowing both cities to hire back firefighters.

    News • March 10th, 2011

  • 10th Round of FY2010 SAFER Awards Announced

    On Friday, March 4, the tenth round of the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) awards for FY '10 was announced.

    News • March 4th, 2011

  • Round 13 of FY2010 AFG Awards Announced

    The thirteenth round of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants for FY '10 was announced.

    News • February 25th, 2011

  • Ninth Round of FY2010 SAFER Announced

    On Friday, Feb. 25, the ninth round of the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) awards for FY '10 was announced.

    News • February 25th, 2011

  • Ga. Dept.'s $3M Ambulance Purchase Questioned

    TUCKER, Ga. -- CBS Atlanta had tough questions for the DeKalb County fire chief about $3 million recently spent on 11 new ambulances that may soon be useless. The county commission has ordered the fire department to turn over ambulance services...

    News • February 23rd, 2011

  • Round 12 of FY2010 AFG Awards Announced

    On Friday, Feb. 18, the twelfth round of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for FY '10 was announced.

    News • February 18th, 2011

  • Eighth Round of FY2010 SAFER Announced

    On Friday, Feb. 18, the eighth round of the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) awards for FY '10 was announced.

    News • February 18th, 2011

  • Round 11 of FY2010 AFG Awards Announced

    On Friday, Feb. 11, the eleventh round of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for FY '10 was announced.

    News • February 11th, 2011