By: KDKA-TV News Staff
JEANNETTE (KDKA) — The City of Jeannette Fire Department will be getting an upgrade to some of their equipment thanks to federal grant money.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Sunny Skies As Temperatures Warm Up
The department was awarded a grant from FEMA worth more than $169,000.READ MORE: Pa. State Senate Passes Bill Allowing Local Police To Use Radar For Enforcing Speed Limits
The news was announced in a Facebook post on Friday.MORE NEWS: Police: 1 Dead, Another Wounded After Shooting At Allegheny Commons East
The department says that the funding will be used to replace all of its air packs with new units that will meet the standards of the National Fire Protection Association.