Rancho Palos Verdes City Council
   

TO: HONORABLE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

FROM: ASSISTANT TO THE CITY MANAGER

DATE: APRIL 6, 2004

SUBJECT: CLAIM AGAINST THE CITY BY WERNER MEISSNER

RECOMMENDATION

Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.

BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

The claimant alleges the dangerous condition of the walkway facing Ridgegate, about a quarter of mile south of Highridge, caused his daughter to sustain injuries due to a trip and fall on the walkway. The claim damages is for $425,000.

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

Assistant to the City Manager

APPROVED BY

Les Evans

City Manager

Attachment: claim