BUG Receives Sustainability Grant

(Left to right) Polly Alberts, Vice Chair of the Door County Community Foundation, hands over the grant check to Curt Vandertie, President of the BUG Fire Department. Submitted photo.

The Door County Community Foundation recently awarded The Brussels-Union-Gardner (BUG) Fire Department a Sustainability Grant from the Health and Human Needs Fund. This grant will support the necessary land acquisition to make facility updates.

The Fire Department Facility Project is a collaborative effort that brings all components of public safety together. Project partners include fire, emergency medical responders, Door County Ambulance, Door County Sheriff’s Office, and Door County Human Services. This important collaboration will ensure that upgrades to the building and equipment will meet rigorous health and safety standards to better serve residents in their time of need. For more information about the BUG Fire Department, call 920.559.2205.