The Audrain County Emergency Management Agency & Audrain Emergency Communications Inc. recently received a grant from the A.P. Green Foundation.
The $13,000 grant was awarded earlier this month to the Audrain County Emergency Management Agency & Audrain Emergency Communications from AP Green Foundation Board Member Nancy Ekern. On hand to receive the grant were Audrain Emergency Secretary/Treasurer Merle Foster.
Audrain Emergency Management Coordinator Steve Shaw was on hand when the grant was awarded. Shaw said several years of work and effort led to the $13,000 award.
The grant is expected to be used to update & replace radio equipment used in case of emergency’s throughout the county. The grant will be used specifically to replace equipment that is used if electricity supplies are lost in the county.