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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Funds for Mass. Fire Services Staffing - See Details - Application Deadline August 21, 2009.

Approximately $20 million in U.S. Department of Education State Fiscal Stabilization Government Services Fund Recovery Act funds will be awarded to local fire departments through a competitive process. The primary purpose of these funds is to help agencies address those staffing reductions incurred since July 1, 2008 that significantly impact public safety. Round 1 announcements were made October 7, 2009.
 

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Round I Awards
October 7, 2009

 

City/Town

Number of Laid-Off
Firefighters
to be Restored

Anticipated Award

Bridgewater

1

66,319

Easton

3

168,249

Fall River

44

2,795,070

Hull

1

58,747

Kingston

8

10,104

Lakeville

6

21,645

Lawrence

8

520,000

Marshfield

1

56,700

Methuen

3

204,980

Monson

2

146,758

New Bedford

33

2,525,284

North Attleboro

3

168,705

Quincy

4

348,000

Walpole

3

212,175

Worcester

16

940,900

TOTALS

136

$8,243,636