Senator Argall announces fire, EMS grants for 29th District

POTTSVILLE – Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) announced grant awards totaling $1,691,670.45 for local volunteer and emergency medical services organizations throughout the 29th Senatorial District.

Grants may be used for the purchase or repair of firefighting or rescue equipment, construction or renovation costs for facilities, training or debt reduction.

“I’m pleased to see dozens of fire companies and EMS organizations in Berks and Schuylkill Counties receive these much-needed funds,” Argall said.

The program is administered through the Pennsylvania Office of the State Fire Commissioner’s Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant (FCVAS) program. More information is available online at www.osfc.state.pa.us.

Below is a complete list of all organizations in the 29th Senatorial District receiving grants in the latest round of the FCVAS program:

Schuylkill County: $1,443,951.65

–        Alert Fire Company No 1 (Saint Clair) = $12,345.61

–        Altamont Fire Company 1 (Frackville) = $13,453.66

–        American Fire Co No 1 (Ashland) = $14,007.69

–        American Hose Co 1 (Tamaqua) = $14,284.70

–        American Hose Co 2 (Mahanoy Plane) = $14,284.70

–        American Hose Co 2 (Pottsville) = $14,284.70

–        American Hose Company (Ashland) = $12,899.64

–        Auburn Fire Company = $11,791.59

–        Auburn Fire Company Ambulance Service = $7,444.80

–        Brockton Volunteer Fire Company = $12,068.60

–        Citizens Fire Co – Palo Alto = $13,176.65

–        Citizens Fire Co 2 (Mahanoy City) = $14,284.70

–        Citizens Fire Company (Tamaqua) = $14,284.70

–        Citizens Fire Company (Middleport) = $11,514.58

–        Citizens Fire Company #1 (Gordon) = $11,514.58

–        Citizens Fire Company Branchdale = $13,453.66

–        Clover Fire Company (Cass Township) = $13,730.67

–        Coaldale Volunteer Fire Company No 1 = $12,622.62

–        Columbia Hose and Steam Fire Company No. 1 (Shenandoah) = $13,176.65

–        Columbia Hose Co No 2 (Saint Clair) = $13,730.67

–        Community Ambulance Service Club (Tower City) = $7,444.80

–        Community Fire Co New Ringgold = $12,899.64

–        Community Fire Company #1 of Landingville = $11,514.58

–        Continental Hose Co #3 (Gilberton) = $12,622.62

–        Cressona Fire Co No 1 = $11,791.59

–        Deer Lake and West Brunswick Fire Company #1 = $13,453.66

–        Defender Hose Company (Shenandoah) = $12,345.61

–        Donaldson Fire Company No 1 = $13,176.65

–        East End Fire Company (Tamaqua) = $12,750.00

–        East End Fire Company No 2 (Pottsville) = $11,791.59

–        Frackville Community Ambulance Association = $7,444.80

–        Friedensburg Fire Co = $11,514.58

–        Friendship Fire Company No 1 of Englewood = $14,007.69

–        Friendship Hose Co No 1 (Orwigsburg) = $13,851.00

–        Girard Hose Company No 1 (Girardville) = $11,791.59

–        Girardville Ambulance Service Inc = $7,444.80

–        Good American Hose Company (Mahanoy City) = $12,899.64

–        Good Intent Fire Company (New Philadelphia) = $13,176.65

–        Good Intent Fire Company No 1 (Pottsville) = $14,284.70

–        Good Intent Hose Company #1 (Llewellyn) = $14,284.70

–        Good Will Fire Co No 1 [EMS] (Minersville) = $7,444.80

–        Good Will Fire Co No 1 [Fire] (Minersville) = $13,176.65

–        Good Will Hose Company No 1 (Frackville) = $14,284.70

–        Good Will Hose Company of Cumbola = $12,345.61

–        Goodwill Fire Company No 1 (Port Carbon) = $14,284.70

–        Goodwill Fire Company No 4 (Pottsville) = $12,622.62

–        Goodwill Hose Company (Cressona) = $11,791.59

–        Hegins Fire Company = $12,345.61

–        Heights Fire Company No 1 (Shenandoah Heights) = $12,068.60

–        Hometown Fire Company #1 = $12,345.61

–        Humane Fire Company No 1 (Mahanoy City) = $11,791.59

–        Humane Fire Company No 1 of Pottsville = $13,730.67

–        Joliett Volunteer Fire Company = $11,514.58

–        Kaska Volunteer Fire Company = $12,068.60

–        Keystone Volunteer Fire Co No 1 (McAdoo) = $12,068.60

–        Klingerstown Fire Co No 1 = $12,622.62

–        Lavelle Volunteer Fire Company = $11,032.00

–        Liberty Fire Company (Schuylkill Haven) = $14,007.69

–        Locust Dale Volunteer Fire Company = $11,514.58

–        Lost Creek community Ambulance Association = $7,444.80

–        Mahanoy City Emergency Medical Serv = $7,444.80

–        Mahantongo Valley Fire Company (Pitman) = $11,514.58

–        MarLin Citizens Hose Company = $10,000.00

–        Mary D Fire Company Inc = $12,068.60

–        McAdoo Fire Company Inc = $14,284.70

–        McAdoo Fire Company Inc & Ambulance Association = $7,444.80

–        Minersville Fire Rescue = $25,784.70

–        Mount Carbon Fire Company No 1 = $11,514.58

–        Mountaineer Hose Company (Minersville) = $11,791.59

–        Mount Pleasant Hose Company = $11,514.58

–        Muir Volunteer Fire Company = $12,068.60

–        New England Fire Company = $14,007.69

–        New Minersville Fire Company = $12,345.61

–        Newtown Volunteer Fire Company = $11,791.59

–        No 1 Emergency & Rescue Squad (Tamaqua) = $14,284.70

–        North End Fire Company (Pine Grove) = $14,284.70

–        Nuremberg Community Ambulance Association Inc = $7,444.80

–        Orwin Fire Company = $11,514.58

–        Penn Mahoning Ambulance Association Inc (Andreas) = $5,696.40

–        Phoenix Fire Company No 2 (Pottsville) = $14,284.70

–        Phoenix Fire Company No. 2 (Shenandoah)= $13,453.66

–        Pine Grove Community Ambulance Association = $6,720.88

–        Pine Grove Hose Hook & Ladder Co #1 = $13,453.66

–        Polish American Fire Company (Shenandoah) = $13,453.66

–        Pottsville Area Emergency Medical Service Inc = $14,884.80

–        Quakake Volunteer Fire Company Inc = $11,514.58

–        Rainbow Hose Company #1 (Schuylkill Haven) = $12,068.60

–        Rangers Hose Company (Girardville) = $14,007.69

–        Ravine Fire Company No 1 = $14,284.70

–        Rescue Hook & Ladder Co No 1 (Shenandoah) = $14,284.70

–        Rescue Hook & Ladder Fire Co No 3 (Saint Clair) = $12,622.62

–        Ringtown Valley Fire and Rescue Co = $12,899.64

–        Ryan Township Emergency and Rescue = $7,444.80

–        Ryan Township Fire Co = $14,284.70

–        Sacramento Community Fire Company = $13,176.65

–        Saint Clair Veterans Memorial Ambulance Fund = $7,444.80

–        Schuylkill Hose Company No 2 (Schuylkill Haven) = $14,284.70

–        Shenandoah Community Ambulance = $7,444.80

–        Sheppton-Oneida Volunteer Fire Co = $14,284.70

–        South Cass Citizens Fire Company = $11,514.58

–        South Ward Fire Co Inc (Tamaqua) = $14,284.70

–        Suedburg Community Fire Company = $11,514.58

–        Summit Station Fire Company = $12,068.60

–        Tamaqua Community Ambulance Association Inc = $7,444.80

–        Tremont Area Ambulance = $7,444.80

–        Tremont Fire Company No 1 = $13,730.67

–        Tuscarora Fire Company = $14,284.70

–        Valley View Fire Company = $12,622.62

–        Volunteer Fire Company #1 of Tower City = $11,791.59

–        Washington Fire Company Community Ambulance (Ashland) = $7,444.80

–        Washington Fire Company No 1 (Ashland) = $14,284.70

–        Washington Hook & Ladder #1 (Mahanoy City) = $13,453.66

–        West End Fire & Rescue (Mahanoy City) = $14,284.70

–        West End Fire Co No 5 (Saint Clair) = $11,514.58

–        West End Fire Company No 3 (Tower City) = $12,899.64

–        West End Hose Company No 7 (Pottsville) = $13,453.66

–        William Penn Fire Company No 1 = $13,176.65

–        Yorkville Hose & Fire Co No 1 = $14,284.70

 

Berks County (in 29th District): $247,718.80

–        Bernville Community Fire Company = $13,730.67

–        Blandon Community Ambulance Inc. = $7,444.80

–        Blandon Fire Company No 1 = $14,007.69

–        Community Fire Co of Frystown = $12,345.61

–        Hamburg Emergency Medical Services Inc = $7,444.80

–        Hamburg Volunteer Forest Fire Crew Inc = $12,622.62

–        Kempton Fire Co Inc = $14,284.70

–        Keystone Fire Company Rehrersburg = $14,007.69

–        Marion Fire Company of Stouchburg = $11,791.59

–        Mount Pleasant Fire Company (Bernville) = $14,284.70

–        Pioneer Hose Co No 1 (Robesonia) = $12,068.60

–        Rescue Fire Co No 1 of Mt Aetna = $11,514.58

–        Shartlesville Community Fire Company No 1 = $12,899.64

–        Shoemakersville Fire Co No 1 = $12,899.64

–        Strausstown Volunteer Fire Company No 1 = $14,284.70

–        Township of Spring Firefighters Inc = $14,284.70

–        Union Fire Company No. 1 of Hamburg = $14,284.70

–        Union Fire Company of Bethel = $12,068.60

–        Western Berks Ambulance Association Inc = $7,441.08

–        Western Berks Fire Department = $14,007.69