Oran firefighters get federal grant

Monday, September 8, 2003

The Oran Fire Protection District was awarded $149,481 for fire operations and safety.

Michael D. Brown, undersecretary of Homeland Security for Emergency Preparedness and Response, announced 402 grants to fire departments throughout the United States in the 12th round of the 2003 Assistance to Firefighters Grant program. The grants will ultimately total 7,000 awards worth $750 million in direct assistance to firefighters.

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