congressman william keating

Federal Grant Awarded To Acushnet Fire Department
The Department of Homeland Security is awarding the Acushnet Fire Department a $50,000 grant to install new vehicle exhaust systems at both the Russell Street and Middle Road fire stations.
Fire Chief Kevin Gallagher says the systems will capture diesel emissions from fire trucks and vent them outsid…
Keating Opposes FEMA’s Flood Zone Maps
U.S. Rep. William Keating of Massachusetts wants some changes in the flood insurance program. 
He's asking fellow members of Congress to support a bill that would delay the use of FEMA's new flood zone maps that are used to set flood insurance rates. 
Navy Seal To Be Remembered With Freetown Dedication
A traffic "roundabout" on Chace Road in Freetown will be dedicated Saturday in memory of Navy Petty Officer Tyler Trahan, who was killed in Iraq in 2009. 
Tyler's father, John Pierre Trahan tells WBSM News, his son could have attended the Naval Acadamy, but chose a combat …
Senators Warren, Cowan Attend Fishing Roundtable In New Bedford
A Fishing Roundtable  in New Bedford on Wednesday, with fishermen discussing issues with Senators Elizabeth Warren, William "Mo" Cowan, and Congressman Bill Keating.
The concerns centered around how the catch allocations planned for May 1 will devestate the industry, the need for reasonable…