Pelham Fire Dept. gets $96,058 grant for new equipment

Pelham Fire Dept. gets $96,058 grant for new equipment
Posted at 11:15 AM, Aug 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-11 07:19:51-04

PELHAM, Ga. (WTXL) - The City of Pelham Fire Department will receive a $96,058 grant to buy new equipment, City Manager Jim Hedges said Friday.

The money is from the Firefighters' Assistance Grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The funds will be used to buy new extrication equipment, a generator for the fire house, and various hoses, nozzles and other firefighting equipment.

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