Tuesday, January 16, 2007
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has awarded a $225,096 grant to the Holliston Fire Department. The award will be used to improve the departmentís communication equipment.
This is the third year the Holliston department has received funds through the federal Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.
The department was awarded $82,901 in 2004 for turnout gear and $168,128 for self-contained breathing apparatus.
-- Calvin Hennick