Courtesy of New York State Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Congressional members have helped secure funding to assist a volunteer fire district in the Hudson Valley.

Senator Schumer To FEMA: Approve Grant For Newburgh FD

Jun 12, 2018
WAMC, Allison Dunne

Democratic U.S. Senator Charles Schumer says he has spoken directly with the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency about a grant application from Newburgh.

WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

New York U.S. Senator Charles Schumer stopped by Troy's Central Fire Station on Monday to promote legislation that would create the first ever national firefighter cancer registry, along with three major grants for the Collar City's fire crews. 

Newburgh Receives Money To Hire Firefighters

Sep 20, 2013

A Hudson Valley city will receive more than $2 million to hire firefighters.