HVFD recently recieved a grant totally $452,857.14 from FEMA. This was a Regional Request Assistance for Firefighters Grant (AFG). The departments also included in this grant are Kouts Volunteer Fire Department, and Morgan Township Volunteer Fire Department.
The AFG program helps fire departments and non-affiliated emergency medical service organizations obtain the equipment they need to do their jobs effectively, including protective gear, emergency vehicles, training, and other resources that help protect the public and emergency personnel from fire and other related hazards.
HFD made the purchase of the following equipment from 5 Alarm Fire and Safety Equipment:
This Equipment will be split with all 3 Respective Departments.
63 MSA G1 4500PSI SCBA's (14 with iTIC)
126 MSA G1 H45 Low Profile Cylinders
3 MSA G1 6-Bank Charging Stations
18 G1 Lithium Battery Packs