Rancho Palos Verdes City Council
   

MEMORANDUM

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

FROM: SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST

DATE: NOVEMBER 19, 2002

SUBJECT: CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY WAYNE RICHTER

RECOMMENDATION

Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.

BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

The claimant alleges a City contractor, Excel Paving Company, failed to cone off a newly painted area in a road construction zone on Marquerite Drive on September 30, 2002. The claim is for the cost of removing the yellow paint on his car. A copy of the claim is attached.

The City’s Claims Administrator, Carl Warren & Company has investigated the claim and has advised the City to reject the claim. Carl Warren & Company will tender the claim to the City’s contractor, Excel Paving Company, which was working in the area as part of the City’s Residential Street Overlay and Slurry Seal Project.

FISCAL IMPACT

None associated with this report.

PREPARED BY
Gina Park
Sr. Administrative Analyst

APPROVED BY
Les Evans
City Manager

Attachment: claim