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The Britt Fire Department has purchased a Ford F550 pickup, radios, truck equipment and air packs. Around $64,000 was spent in total, using money the department received through fundraising efforts and grants, reports Globe Gazette. A fire engine pump is on order and expected to be delivered in August at an approved cost of $431,000....
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Newark officials marked the donation of a fire truck with a ceremony, reports NJ.com. The 1987 Emergency One truck is a 110-foot aerial ladder valued at $10,000. The Newark Fire Division’s donation includes equipment, including harnesses, generators, rope, coats, pants, boots, attack hose and supply hose.
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The Executive Office of Public Safety is providing the Fire Department with $2,500 to purchase 10 hoods and 15 gloves for personal protection, reports The Boston Globe. The funding comes from a state grant program intended to provide firefighters with more advanced gear that can reduce the amount of cancer-causing chemicals they come into contact...
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Hesston Fire/EMS was able to purchase a new Stryker Power Load System for one if its ambulances thanks to community donations, reports The Hutchinson News. Hesston Fire/EMS Chief Russ Buller said the equipment enhances the services provided by local first-responders by creating a safer work environment for staff, as well as allowing for safer loading,...
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