Trenton Firefighters Gather to Thank Smith for Grants that Protected Jobs SAFER grants protected 61 firefighters in 2010 & 2011, and 55 firefighters in 2013 & 2014
Congressman Smith was presented with an honorary fire chief's helmet for his role to helping protect as many as 64 Trenton firefighters from massive layoffs over the past four years.
A throng of firefighters gathered at the Hamilton Elks Lodge on Kuser Road today to fete U.S. Congressman Chris Smith (Robbinsville, N.J.) for his work to protect the jobs of Trenton firefighters over the past four years by helping to secure two key grants worth over $28 million and heading off massive layoffs. At the surprise event, Smit... [READ MORE]