Commission approved Hazard Mitigation Grant Award for volunteer fire department

During the Elmore County Commission Meeting Monday night, the commission approved a Hazard Mitigation Grant Award for the Kowaliga Volunteer Fire Station #1 located at 1240 Prospect Road.

This station is the primary station that is utilized for fire protection services, ems support, and alert and notification to the community. The emergency warning siren for the immediate area is located at this location and will be tied into the electrical system supplied by the back-up power generator. This fire station is used for numerous community services to include being a polling site during elections.