August 25, 2016

RI Congressional Delegation Announces $1.6 Million for 3 New Fire Trucks

Central Falls, Exeter, and Woonsocket win federal grants for new pumper and ladder trucks to enhance public safety

Central Falls, RI – Today, U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline announced $1,601,344 in federal funding to help fire departments in Central Falls, Exeter, and Woonsocket purchase new, state-of-the-art trucks and firefighting equipment.  The new trucks will provide these communities with enhanced emergency response capabilities, vehicle safety advancements, and financial savings.

The funding is made available<

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