TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

MSA donates tickets for first responders to attend Butler park baseball event

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Saturday, June 29, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
 

Safety equipment manufacturer MSA is honoring first responders by donating 237 tickets to the “Baseball, Bands and Boom” event July 4 at Pullman Park in Butler.

MSA's donation will enable first responders and their families to be admitted free to the Butler Blue Sox game, concert and the fireworks display that night, said Butler Fire Chief Nick Ban. The tickets are being distributed by the Butler County Fire Chief's Association, he said.

MSA donated one ticket for each year of the nation's independence, the company said in a statement. On July 4, the United States will celebrate 237 years since the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

“The fact that they're recognizing the first responders on the historic birthday is incredible and a very nice event,” Ban said.

MSA spokesman Mark Deasy said in a statement that the company was pleased to make the holiday special for first responders, with whom MSA has had a long-standing partnership.

MSA, headquartered in Cranberry, manufactures and distributes safety products for both fire and law enforcement personnel.

Rachel Farkas is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. She can be reached at 724-779-6902 or rfarkas@tribweb.com.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Butler

  1. Evans City looks to pool resources for repairs
  2. Cranberry woman robbed at gunpoint at apartment complex
  3. Oxford filing seeks to overturn award of VA project to Cambridge
  4. Mysterious coin donor again helps cover cost of Zelienople fireworks
  5. Fate of Zelienople senior center still murky
  6. Part-time dispatchers hired to handle Butler police calls
  7. PennDOT considers new option for Ball’s Bend
  8. Families still flock to Big Butler Fair
  9. Butler County officials apply for grant to combat overdoses
  10. Butler man’s death ruled an accident