RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) – The Richwood Fire Department will be conducting ISO Hydrant Testing.
You may see a team of guys out testing fire hydrants over the next few days, This is required for ISO, ISO sets your insurance rating and price. They are trying to lower their rating so you can pay less on Fire insurance if your water comes out a little cloudy or rusty just let it run for a few minutes this is due to the hydrant flushing itself.
The Richwood Fire Department ISO inspection is on May 8, 2018, and are currently a Class 5 Fire Department
The Richwood Fire Department says they are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause but they are attempting to do a good thing for their citizens, community, and area