Tag: Federal Disaster Relief Team

Clayton Battalion Chief aids hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico

Weeks have passed since Hurricane Maria first made landfall in Puerto Rico, but the destruction left in its wake and the daily struggle for basic needs were on full display once Jeff Counts arrived there in September. “I wanted to do whatever I could to help these people,” said Counts, a Battalion Chief with the Clayton Fire Department. Counts is also part of the Federal Disaster Relief Team, a group of volunteer first-responders that traveled […]