Kensington Fire Department gets federal boost
The Kensington Fire Department is one of 21 fire departments throughout the state to receive funding as part of The Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program.
Nearly $1.5 million was distributed to fire and rescue departments this past January.
The Kensington Fire Department received $37,580.
The money will be used to purchase 19 sets of structural fire turnout gear, according to Kensington Fire Chief Joey Nessman.
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