Fire Stations Grants

The Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Fire Station Construction Grants (FSC) Guidance is now Available

This grant will provide financial assistance directly to fire departments on a competitive basis to build new or modify existing fire stations in order for departments to enhance their response capability and protect the community they serve from fire and fire-related hazards.  The authority for FSC is derived from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 (Public Law 111-5).  Congress appropriated a total of $210 million for this Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 program.

DHS consulted with the nine major fire service organizations to [click to continue…]