Dennis, Barnstable Fire Departments Receive Federal Grants

moneyBARNSTABLE – Two local fire departments have received nearly $48,000 in grants from the Department of Homeland Security.

The Dennis Fire Department will receive over $31,000 in funding for fire safety education programs, while the Barnstable Fire Department will get over $16,000 to buy new equipment and tools.

The funding was announced by Congressman Bill Keating.