State Representatives Bob Merski and Pat Harkins announced that four fire companies will be receiving a total of $96,849 for optional expenses incurred because of COVID-19.
The grants are awarded by the Office of the State Fire Commissioner to offset expenses related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|Belle Valley Fire Department – $23,425|
|City of Erie Fire Department- $25,342|
|Lawrence Park Volunteer Fire Department- $22,740|
|Perry Hi-Way Hose Company- $25,342|
This funding may be used for expenses such as repair of apparatus, fuel, PPE, utilities, insurance, and lost revenue related to pandemic restrictions. The grants may also be used for cleaning, sanitizing, disinfecting equipment and property.
Rep. Ryan Bizzarro announced Thursday that over $234,000 will be distributed to 11 agencies in order to pay expenses since the COVID-19 pandemic started.
|Edinboro Volunteer Fire Department- $25,342|
|EmergyCare EMS- $15,048|
|Fairview Fire Department- $23,151|
|Fairview Fire Department EMS- $15,048|
|Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department- $24,384|
|Kearsarge Fire Department- $24,110|
|Lake Shore Fire Department- $23,014|
|Lake Shore Fire Department EMS- $10,453|
|McKean Hose Company- $23,151|
|West Lake Fire Department- $25,068|
|West Ridge Fire Department- $25,342|