ACEC Operation Round-Up awards grant to Westfield Fire Dept.

The Westfield Fire Department recently received a grant from the Adams-Columbia Electric Cooperative ’s Operation Round-Up. The grant in the amount of $2,540 was used to purchase reflective safety vests and structural firefighting gloves for all the Department’s members. These items will help keep the firefighters safe when working vehicle accidents and fire scenes. Pictured left to right: Haley Melby, Marketing Coordinator, Adams-Columbia Electric Cooperative, Chief Jason Stauffacher, firefighter Tom Hockerman , Secretary-Treasurer Jason Hockerman, Captain Todd Virch, and firefighter Duane Powell, all of Westfield Fire Department.