Feb. 14, 2024

HARRISBURG – Rep. Shelby Labs (R-Bucks) today announced the following fire and EMS companies that serve the 143rd District received grants from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and Office of the State Fire Commissioner (OSFC).

“Our fire companies and EMS providers could not be more deserving of these grant funds,” said Labs. “This funding will allow our first responders to continue to provide lifesaving work in our community.”

All companies that apply and meet requirements outlined by OSFC receive funding. Companies must file a grant agreement with OFSC to receive their grants. The companies that received grants are:

• Central Bucks Ambulance and Rescue Unit – $15,000.
• Chalfont EMS – $15,000.
• Chalfont Chemical Fire Engine Company No. 1 – $16,951.99.
• Delaware Valley Volunteer Fire Company – $15,000.
• Doylestown Fire Company No. 1 – $16,951.99.
• Dublin Volunteer Fire Company – $15,000.
• Grand View EMS – $10,000.
• Hilltown Township Volunteer Fire Company – $16,959.99.
• Ottsville Volunteer Fire Company – $16,951.99.
• Plumsteadville Volunteer Fire Company – $15,000.
• Point Pleasant Fire Company – $14,617.72.
• Point Pleasant EMS – $15,000.
• Silverdale Volunteer Fire Company – $16,757.46.

Projects eligible for funding include construction or renovation of a fire or ambulance company facility, purchase or repair of equipment, training, or reduction of existing debt.

Representative Shelby Labs
143rd Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

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