FEMA AWARDS TWO FD'S SAFER FUNDS IN NASSAU
By KEVIN MULROONEY, Correspondent | August 28, 2020 | NEW YORK
Story No. 082820106
Contact: Tom Devaney
FEMA AWARDS TWO LONG ISLAND FD’S S.A.F.E.R. FUNDS
Grant-Guys Inc. (Williston Park, NY) is proud to announce that TWO Long Island Fire Departments were awarded AFGP-SAFER funding for the purchase of OUTDOOR LED signs.
The Long Beach FD received $41,500 and the Floral park Ctr. FC will receive just under $30,000. This was LBFD’s third attempt at the program and FPC FC’s first attempt.
The signs will be dual sided, color and remote programmable. The primary role of the signs will be recruitment or retention of volunteers, but other important messages can also be displayed such as weather emergencies etc.
Both grants carry no local match of and must be concluded within four years, said grant manager and writer Tom Devaney. The applications were prepared by Williston Park based Grant-Guys Inc.
This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.