September 25, 2018 – Rep. Chris Smith encouraged local fire departments to apply for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program, which funds the equipment first responders need to keep their communities safe, reported Holmdel Patch.

Smith helped create the AFG as a member of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus.

“This grant program provides crucial support for the safety and effectiveness of the men and women serving our communities as firefighters and EMS personnel,” said Smith.

Read the full Holdmel Patch article here.