Herrin announces state funding for area first-response units

WEST CHESTER, June 8 – State Rep. Dianne Herrin announced today Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program awards for first-response units based in the 156th Legislative District.

The awards were made available this week by the state Office of the State Fire Commissioner.

“Thank you to all of the first responders who keep West Chester a safe place to live, work and visit,” said Herrin, D-West Chester. “Your professionalism and selfless service reflect proudly on our community. These grants which will help improve facilities, equipment, and training procedures will go a long way for these providers to continue to serve our community with top level fire and emergency response.”

Awards were made to the following units in the 156th Legislative District:

  • Fame Fire Company of West Chester      $14,550.440
  • First West Chester                                       $15,000
  • Good Fellowship Ambulance                    $8,993.20
  • Goshen Fire (EMS Funding)                     $8,992.20
  • Goshen Fire Company                               $15,000

A complete list of awards made available across the state is available here.