Two area volunteer fire departments are receiving federal funding. Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty announced the FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grants for new trucks. Padanaram Hose Company in Danbury was awarded $125,000 for a pumper truck. Water Witch Hose Company in New Milford is receiving $909,000 for a tower ladder truck. Esty says the equipment will help firefighters do their jobs safely and effectively.