Dubuque County awards $125,000 in Tom Hancock Memorial Fire & EMS grants

The Dubuque County Board of Supervisors recently awarded seven Tom Hancock Memorial Fire and EMS Grant Program grants totaling $125,000. The supervisors created the annual, $125,000 fund in 2019 in honor of Hancock – the late former supervisor, state senator and chief of the Epworth Fire Department – who died partway through his first term on the board in January 2016.