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Holton (KS) Fire Department Getting Grant for Fire Apparatus

The Holton Fire Department will receive $600,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the Kansas Department of Commerce’s Community Development Division to help the city purchase a new fire truck

Oto (IA) Fire Department Asks for Help with Fire Equipment

The Oto, Iowa Volunteer Fire Department is in need of help from the community after arctic weather impacted all of its fire equipment

Westmoreland (NH) Seeks Approval of $2.2M Fire Station

Westmoreland, NH, voters will have a chance to vote on whether to build a new $2.27 million fire station.

Jamaica Fire Brigade to Spend $1.9B on New Pumpers

Jamaica Fire Brigade is slated to receive up to 30 new pumpers, worth $1.9 billion in the next year.
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Rosenbauer America Announces Retirement of Donley Frederickson, Consortium Purchasing Manager

Donley Frederickson, Rosenbauer America’s Consortium Purchasing Manager, announced his retirement.

Hardin (TX) Gets Its First Aerial in History

Hardin, TX, Fire and Rescue has placed its first aerial in service, a 1995 Pierce with a 65-foot ladder.

Wesley Chapel (FL) Puts New Aerial in Service

Wesley Chapel, FL, which is part of the Pasco Fire Rescue coverage area, has just received a new $1M aerial.

Brook-Iroquois Township (IN) Fire Department Successful Bid for Fire Apparatus

The Brook-Iroquois Township Fire Department was the lone bidder of Rensselaer’s aerial truck and their bid of $175,000 was approved by the Rensselaer City Council

Oto (IA) Fire Dept. Deals with Frozen, Damaged Apparatus

Firefighters are grateful for a pumper on loan after their apparatus froze due to a power outage.

River Falls (MN) Responds to Fatal Explosion with Brand New Pumper

Firefighters took their brand new Pierce pumper to its first call, a fatal fire, just hours after it was put in service.