Excerpts from the DailyHerald.com:

The Prospect Heights Fire Department will be utilizing a $1000 grant to purchase a high definition display television for training room simulations to replace an outdated LCD (liquid crystal display) projector, thanks to a grant from Illinois American Water (IAW).

The IAW 2018 Firefighter Grant Program provides financial assistance to fire and emergency organizations serving communities in its service areas. This year, approximately $77,000 will be awarded to 78 Illinois fire departments. Since the program was created in 2010, over 500 grants totaling over $493,000 has been awarded to fire and emergency organizations serving customers in Illinois American Water’s service area.