U.S. Representative Mike McIntyre announced today that the Elizabethtown Fire Department has received federal funds in the amount of $267,374 for firefighter recruitment.
Congressman McIntyre stated, "Our fire departments are on the front lines in protecting our citizens and communities. These federal funds will help the Elizabethtown FD continue to do their job! Congratulations to all for securing these funds!"
The United States Department of Homeland Security has awarded these congressionally appropriated funds through its firefighters assistance program.
Congressman McIntyre is a member of the Homeland Security, Fire Services, and First Responder Congressional Caucus.