Noise Parade honors essential workers
April 22, 2020
Last Thursday evening, sirens were heard throughout Goldendale. Fortunately, it was not an emergency but a parade of first responders. The Noise Parade honored local communications officers in celebration of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 12 – 18.
Our communications officers are normally feted with a barbeque sponsored by other first responders, but the celebrations had to be cancelled due to the Covid 19 outbreak.
The Noise Parade was originally scheduled to leave from city hall, proceeding to the dispatch center on Columbus Avenue. Because of enthusiastic, spontaneous support from the community, first responders decided to circle Klickitat Valley Health to show t...