Congressman Mitchell Presents Burtchville Fire Department with Federal Grant Check

August 25, 2017
Press Release

Shelby Township, MI – Today, Representative Paul Mitchell (MI-10) presented the Burtchville Fire Department with a federal grant check for $285,715.  The Burtchville Fire Department will use the grant to purchase a 3,000 gallon water tender truck.  Upon issuing the check, Representative Mitchell released the following statement:

“I am proud to present Chief Harrington, Assistant Chief Cummings, and their crew with these funds.  While we run from danger, they run toward it.  We are fortunate to have this dedicated team of first responders protecting us, our homes, schools, and businesses.  The funds will be used to purchase a water tender truck to ensure the Burtchville Fire Department has the necessary resources to fight fires and keep our community safe,” said Representative Mitchell.