October 31, 2014

Owens urges NNY first responders to apply for federal grants

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program will award more than $300 million this year to assist fire departments and other emergency service providers across the country. The application period for these grants runs from November 3rd at 8am ET to Friday, December 5th at 5pm ET. “Emergency first responders have a responsibility to be ready for any threat to public health or safety at a... Read More >