Congressman Sires Congratulates West New York for Receiving Federal Funds for the EMS Department
(Washington, D.C.) – Today Rep. Albio Sires announced over $170,000 in federal Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) funding for the West New York Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department.
“Congratulations to West New York for receiving this competitive grant,” said Rep. Sires. “This funding will better equip emergency medical technicians (EMTs) protecting West New York, support first-responders needs, and keep residents safe.”
The AFG Program is a grant program within the Department of Homeland Security focused on supporting our nations’ fire departments and enhancing public safety against fire hazards.