U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced last week $8,121,688 for fire departments across in West Virginia through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This funding was made available through FEMA’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program and includes a $1,000,000 award, in the name of the Sutton Volunteer Fire Department, which will bring a new ladder truck for the county.
“Our brave West Virginia firefighters risk their lives every day to protect our communities . . .
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