Barrington Gets Better Fire Rating After Agency Split

Barrington Gets Better Fire Rating After Agency Split

An imminent upgrade of Barrington’s fire insurance rating is being hailed by village officials as validation of their fire department’s realignment after the Jan. 1 split from the Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District. Effective Aug. 1, the Insurance Services Office will upgrade the village’s public protection classification from a 4 to a 2 — putting it in the top 1.5 percent of all fire departments in the U.S., according to the...

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Village of Barrington, Illinois

Village of Barrington, Illinois

Willam Balling, WRB,LLC, Managing Director served as principal consultant to resize the municipal fire department due to termination of larger service contract Agreement. WRB,LLC was selected to work with the Barrington Fire Chief and management team to address the service structure for the Barrington Fire Department following the termination of a long term service contract with the neighboring Barrington Countryside Fire Protection District. ...

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