Good news for the Black River Falls Fire Department
They've been notified by the United States Fire Administration which is part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP) that the Department will receive funding through the 2012 Assistance to Firefighters Grant written by the Department.
The 95/5 Federal grant will award the Department $48,430.00. The Federal share will be $46,009 and the local 5% share will be $2,421.
Congressman Ron Kind presented the check to Chief Steve Schreiber at a ceremony at the fire station yesterday afternoon