Rancho Palos Verdes City Council
   

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

FROM: SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST

DATE: APRIL 15, 2003

SUBJECT: CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY BENJAMIN KONELL

RECOMMENDATION

Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.

BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

On November 28, 2002, Mr. Benjamin Konell was allegedly involved in a bicycle riding incident on Palos Verdes Drive South in the vicinity of Portuguese Bend. According to the claim, Mr. Konell sustained bodily injury and other damages as the result of a dangerous roadway condition. The claim is for $1 million. A copy of the claim is attached.

The City’s 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