Sep. 12, 2017

HARRISBURG – Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) is encouraging fire companies and ambulance services throughout Pennsylvania to submit an application for the 2017-18 Fire Company, Emergency Medical Services Companies Grant Program.

Grants may be used for construction or renovation of a unit’s station, the purchase or repair of equipment, training or debt reduction. The maximum grant amount is $15,000 for fire companies and $10,000 for volunteer ambulance services. A total of $30 million will be awarded through the program, which is funded through state gaming proceeds.

The application period opened on Sept. 6 and will close on Oct. 20.

For more information, visit Barrar’s website at and click on “Fire and EMS Company Grants.”

Representative Stephen E. Barrar
160th District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

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