Mt. Pleasant Fire Department Awarded Grant for Radio Upgrades

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation recently announced 24 different organizations as the recipients of their spring 2024 grant. The Mount Pleasant Fire Department is one that will benefit, being awarded $8000 which will be used for radio upgrades.

Also awarded a grant was Washington County Emergency Management, with just under $450,000 going towards replacing the outdoor warning sirens in the county. PAWS and More received the largest grant, at just over 2,400,000 dollars. They will be able to construct a brand-new facility in Washington.

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation is the nonprofit license holder for the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort, which provides the entirety of its funding. For the Spring 2024 grant cycle, WCRF awarded 24 grants totaling $3,614,233.