Culver Says Local Fire Companies, EMS Services to Receive Grant Funding
3/19/2019
HARRISBURG – Rep. Lynda Schlegel Culver (R-Northumberland/Snyder) announced today that local fire companies and EMS services in Northumberland and Snyder counties will receive grants from the Office of the State Fire Commissioner. The grants are funded through state gaming proceeds and applications are still open until the end of May.

“We are incredibly proud of the men and women who serve our communities in our local fire companies and EMS services and are happy to see them receive grant funding,” said Culver. “I’m grateful to Fire Commissioner Robin Snyder for recognizing the need to ensure adequate funding for these services.”

The following fire companies and EMS providers in the 108th Legislative District have been awarded grants:

Northumberland
• Americus Hose Company, Fire Company, $13,326.97.
• Americus Hose Company, EMS, $14,315.22.
• East Sunbury Hose Company 1, Fire Company, $13,491.91.
• Friendship Hose Co., Fire Company, $13,491.91.
• Good Will Hose Co. Inc., Fire Company, $11,512.73.
• Herndon Fire Co. No. 1 Inc., Fire Company, $11,677.66.
• Hickory Corners & Community Fire Co. Fire Company, $11,512.73.
• Lower Augusta Volunteer Fire Dept., Fire Company, $11,842.59.
• Lower Mahanoy Fire Company, Fire Company, $11,512.73.
• Milton Fire Department Inc., Fire Company, $14,811.36.
• Milton Fire Department Inc., EMS, $7,155.22.
• Rescue Hose Company No. 1, Fire Company, $12,832.18.
• Southside Fire Co. 1, Fire Company, $11,842.59.
• Sunbury Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1, Fire Company, $11,512.73.
• Tuckahoe Volunteer Fire Company, Fire Company, $12,337.38.
• Turbot Township Fire Company, Fire Company, $12,337.38.
• Upper Augusta Volunteer Fire Co., Fire Company, $13,162.04.
• Warrior Run Ambulance, EMS, $7,155.22.
• Warrior Run Area Fire Dept., Fire Company, $14,811.36.

Snyder
• Freeburg Volunteer Fire Co., Fire Company, $11,842.59.
• Hummels Wharf VFC, Fire Company, $12,502.32.
• Port Trevorton Fire Co., Fire Company, $11,677.66.
• Shamokin Dam Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1., Fire Company, $14,481.50.

Representative Lynda Schlegel Culver
108th District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

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