Senators Stabenow and Levin Announce Support for North Oakland County Fire AuthorityThursday, May 29, 2014
U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin today announced support for the North Oakland County Fire Authority to improve operations and safety. The funding comes through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency's Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.
Senator Stabenow said: "Our firefighters provide critical services to communities in Oakland County and across Michigan. This support will help make sure that the North Oakland County Fire Authority has the resources they need to protect the public."
Senator Carl Levin said: "Communities everywhere turn to their fire departments for emergencies large and small. This grant will help provide needed assistance to the firefighters and EMTs of North Oakland County Fire Authority who stand ready every day to put their lives on the line for their community."
The North Oakland County Fire Authority will receive $49,875. This support will help the fire department with training, equipment and other operational and safety needs.