The Parsons Volunteer Fire Department is receiving a grant to buy a new fire truck.
The $600,000 Assistance to Firefighters Grant will replace a 30-year-old truck. The new truck will be equipped with an aerial master system.
The grant was written by members of the fire department.
The department’s fire chief said he is proud of his members and their efforts to protect the community.
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