SURF CITY, NC (WWAY) -- Congressman Mike McIntyre announced Wednesday that the Surf City Volunteer Fire Department has received $310,032 in federal funds for operations and safety improvements.
Congressman McIntyre said, "Ensuring that our fire departments have the resources and tools they need to do their job is a priority for me, and I am pleased these funds are coming home to help the Surf City VFD. Congratulations to the department!"
Surf City VFD serves the Northeast Pender County Fire District.
The United States Department of Homeland Security has awarded these funds through its firefighters assistance program.
Congressman McIntyre is a member of the Homeland Security, Fire Services, and First Responder Congressional Caucus.