Funding & Grants News

  • Ohio Firefighters Get Partial, Voided Paychecks

    NORWOOD -- After a last-minute budget deal allowed the city of Norwood to pay workers, firefighters said they got paychecks Friday -- but at least one was stamped "void." City officials weren't sure Thursday if the late...

    News • April 16th, 2011

  • Round 20 AFG Grant Awards Announced

    On Friday, DHS announced the 20th round of AFG awards to departments across the country.

    News • April 15th, 2011

  • Round 16 SAFER Grant Awards Announced

    On Friday, DHS announced Round 16 SAFER grant awards to departments across the country.

    News • April 15th, 2011

  • Round 19 AFG Grant Awards Announced

    On Friday, DHS announced the 19th round of AFG awards to departments across the country.

    News • April 8th, 2011

  • Round 18 AFG Grant Awards Announced

    On Friday, April 1, the eighteenth round of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) for FY '10 was announced.

    News • April 1st, 2011

  • Round 14 SAFER Grant Awards Announced

    On Friday, April 1, the fourteenth round of the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) awards for FY '10 was announced.

    News • April 1st, 2011

  • 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