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City of Goldendale maintains WSRB fire insurance rating


The City of Goldendale has maintained its insurance rating with the Washington Surveying and Rating Bureau (WSRB) at a Protection Class 6.

The classification follows an analysis conducted by WSRB, an independent, non-profit public service organization that has been serving the State of Washington since 1911. The in-depth analysis is conducted every five years to determine a community’s protection class. WSRB uses a grading schedule and measures the fire protection capabilities of a community in four major areas by means of a point system. The four areas are water supply (35 percent of total), fire department (40 percent of total), fire safety control (16 percent of total), and emergenc...

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