BALTIMORE COUNTY: Wins 2.7 Millins Grant to Hire New Firefighters
Baltimore County issued the following announcement on Sept. 21.
Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Senator Chris Van Hollen today announced that the county has received a SAFER federal grant for $2.7 million to hire 28 new firefighters in 2020. The funds will support the department’s expansion of services in Sparrows Point to support the growth at Tradepoint Atlantic. The county will provide $1.7 million in matching funds.