Several fire departments receive federal grants

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ILLINOIS (WCIA) — Several fire departments in the state received federal firefighter grants.

Officials with Congressman Rodney Davis’ office said the Assistance to Firefighters grants totaled $442,759.48 in funding for four fire departments in the 13th Congressional District. Those departments include:

CISCO FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT$2,380.95
DECATUR FIRE DEPARTMENT$271,090.91
GODFREY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT$168,400.00
TAYLORVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT$887.62

The money will be used to buy items such as Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus and Rapid Intervention Team packs and other items.

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