Bigelow Fire & Rescue receives AgStar grant
BIGELOW -- A pair of firefighting boots can cost a hundred dollars or more, and a helmet more than $200.
Firefighting foam, depending on what kind of fire it's designed to smother, can cost from $50 to more than $200 for a 5-gallon pail.
Even the suspenders used to hold up a firefighter's pants are approximately $20 a pair.
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