Rancho Palos Verdes City Council
   

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

FROM: SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST

DATE: DECEMBER 17, 2002

SUBJECT: CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON

RECOMMENDATION

Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.

BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

Southern California Edison claim damages allegedly as a result of City contracted tree trimming that struck and burned down Edisonís overhead electrical facilities. The damage allegedly occurred on August 2, 2002 at the rear of 2410 Daladier. A copy of the claim is attached.

The Cityís Claims Administrator, Carl Warren & Company has advised the City to reject the claim.

FISCAL IMPACT

None associated with this report.

PREPARED BY
Gina Park
Sr. Administrative Analyst

APPROVED BY
Les Evans
City Manager

Attachment: claim