Fire Chief » Grants http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 04:25:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 9 keys to a competitive SAFER grant http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/9-keys-to-a-competitive-safer-grant/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/9-keys-to-a-competitive-safer-grant/#comments Thu, 22 Jan 2015 04:11:34 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/9-keys-to-a-competitive-safer-grant/
The grant period opens in about two weeks; have these bases covered to giver your application the best chance at success
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Ohio fire chief suspended over grant money purchase order http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/27/ohio-fire-chief-suspended-over-grant-money-purchase-order/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/27/ohio-fire-chief-suspended-over-grant-money-purchase-order/#comments Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:53:37 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/27/ohio-fire-chief-suspended-over-grant-money-purchase-order/
The chief was disciplined for not getting a council purchase order to buy turnout gear with all fire grant money
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Myth-busting the new fire grant rules http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/19/myth-busting-the-new-fire-grant-rules/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/19/myth-busting-the-new-fire-grant-rules/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:25:58 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/19/myth-busting-the-new-fire-grant-rules/
News of new AFG rules are causing a great deal of undue fear in the fire service; here's what you need to know to not run afoul
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Understanding the new fire grant rules http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:02:39 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/ The new regulation that takes affect later this year makes substantial changes to how fire departments can interact with vendors prior to buying equipment with AFG money]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/23/understanding-the-new-fire-grant-rules/feed/ 0 7 changes for 2014 AFG fire grants http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:18:27 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/ To make your AFG application the most competitive it can be, pay attention to these seven changes for 2014]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/17/7-changes-for-2014-afg-fire-grants/feed/ 0 3-year study will examine fire truck, driver safety http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/13/3-year-study-will-examine-fire-truck-driver-safety/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/13/3-year-study-will-examine-fire-truck-driver-safety/#comments Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:16:32 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/13/3-year-study-will-examine-fire-truck-driver-safety/
University of Arizona and four fire departments will work for three years to reduce firefighter risk
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$500K grant helps build Md. fire station http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/500k-grant-helps-build-md-fire-station/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/500k-grant-helps-build-md-fire-station/#comments Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:25:35 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/500k-grant-helps-build-md-fire-station/ Along with county funding the $13.5 million facility is scheduled to open in the summer of 2016]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/500k-grant-helps-build-md-fire-station/feed/ 0 Ala. fire chief: Staff cuts will increase risk, response time http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/ala-fire-chief-staff-cuts-will-increase-risk-response-time/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/ala-fire-chief-staff-cuts-will-increase-risk-response-time/#comments Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:39:21 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/08/ala-fire-chief-staff-cuts-will-increase-risk-response-time/
The mayor wants to eliminate 15 firefighter positions it added four years ago with a SAFER grant
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7 common fire grant rejection letter questions answered http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/21/7-common-fire-grant-rejection-letter-questions-answered/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/21/7-common-fire-grant-rejection-letter-questions-answered/#comments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:14:42 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/21/7-common-fire-grant-rejection-letter-questions-answered/ Grant rejection letters are never easy to take; here's a deeper look at the three types of letters and why they are sent]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/21/7-common-fire-grant-rejection-letter-questions-answered/feed/ 0 Fire chief: Sales tax would ensure fire department staffing http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/17/fire-chief-sales-tax-would-ensure-fire-department-staffing/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/17/fire-chief-sales-tax-would-ensure-fire-department-staffing/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:09:41 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/17/fire-chief-sales-tax-would-ensure-fire-department-staffing/ The tax would pay for firefighters after the SAFER grant used to hire them expires]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/17/fire-chief-sales-tax-would-ensure-fire-department-staffing/feed/ 0