Fire, Ambulance and Services Truck Fund (FAST)
Texas Department of Agriculture
Up to 750K
# of Awards Available
Disaster Prevention & Relief
Workforce & Economic Development
Non-entitlement general purpose units of local government, including cities and counties that are not participating or designated as eligible to participate in the entitlement portion of the federal Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG). Non-entitlement cities that are not participating in urban county programs through existing participation agreements are eligible applicants (unless the city’s population is counted towards the urban county CDBG allocation). Non-entitlement cities are located predominately in rural areas and are cities with populations less than 50,000 thousand persons; cities that are not designated as a central city of a metropolitan statistical area; and cites that are not participating in urban county programs. Non-entitlement counties are also predominately rural in nature and are counties that generally have fewer than 200,000 persons in the non-entitlement cities and unincorporated areas located in the county.
Provides funds for eligible vehicles to provide emergency response and special services to rural communities.
Suzanne Barnard, Suzanne.Barnard@TexasAgriculture.gov Portland, OR 97204 Voice: (866) 923-5626 ext. 1 (toll-free) or (503) 414-3300 Fax: (855) 824-6180
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