Risk Management develops, recommends, and implements policies and procedures to maintain adequate protection for risks of loss, damage or liability to City property, equipment and personnel. The City of DuPont is a member of Association of Washington Cities Risk Management Service Agency (AWC-RMSA), which is a municipal corporation of public entities in Washington state that join together for the purpose of providing liability protection to its members. Members are also entitled to claims adjustment services, legal defense of claims, risk management consultation, and employee safety training services. The City Administrator serves as the Risk Manager for the City and is the liaison between the City and AWC-RMSA.
Reporting Hazards in the City
Please click here to see if your problem can be solved using our Report a Problem Page. If you see a pothole or other hazard on city streets or sidewalks, in parks, or on other City property, you can let us know by reporting a problem or contacting the City at (253) 964-8121. If staff are unavailable to take your call, please leave a detailed message. In the case of an emergency, always dial 9-1-1.
Filing a Claim for Damages
Visit this page for information on completing the Claim for Damages form when seeking reimbursement for damages for which you believe the City may be at fault.