Charleston Fire Dept. Receives GrantThursday, 1 August 2013
The Charleston Fire Department will be receiving nearly ten thousand dollars for a local safety program.
Congressman John Shimkus says the money is from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program and will be used to purchase smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
The grant program is administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
For more information on how you can have your current smoke and carbon monoxide detector's checked or receive new devices, contact the Charleston Fire Department.